The panicles of mahonia bloom were showing their gold color.
"Her Father's Daughter" by Gene Stratton-Porter
Mahonia, natural crossing of.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
Although the Mahonias flower well, their foliage at blooming time is not always comely.
"Garden and Forest Weekly, Volume 1 No. 1, February 29, 1888" by Various