This next picture shows the entire plant:
I know I should have left it alone, but I had to pick just two of the blooms to take into the house for my wife to see and I told her to put them in water.
Here is the picture I took after I picked them. The wind was blowing too hard to get a close up of them on the plant. It is really very pretty and delicate:
I tried to find what they are called by searching the Internet. So far, I haven't found a perfect match, although I have come close. The plant I found on the site for Texas wildflowers is white and purple but has the same leaves. It is called Goat's Rue and here is the picture I found:
So, what do you think? Is the above flower the same as the one that grows beside my driveway only a different color? I know who would know. The Odd Essay would know. If you are reading this and know if my identification is either correct or not, let me know. What I know for sure is that they sure are pretty. Now, you all have a very great day, you hear?