Category Archives: Flora

05.19.2018 The annual PT

Painted Trillium, that is.┬á ­čÖé Advertisements

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04.28.2017 Return of the Red Wake Robin

This time while lying on the ground with the Venus Optics Laowa 15mm macro. AKA Red Trillium-Trillium erectum, this one, and a few others, lived up to the species name by standing erect. ┬áMost often they droop as you see … Continue reading

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11.14.2016 Monochrome Monday

I may have posted this before, but the subject of flowers in black and white came up on another photographer’s blog the other day and reminded me of a couple of images I liked in monochrome- this being one of … Continue reading

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09.09.2016-Floral Friday Fern-leaved False Foxglove

How’s that for alliteration? ┬áThe hyphen saved me. ┬á­čÖé I photograph these annually in the Quabbin Park. ┬áThe first time I found them I climbed some rocks to get at the plant which wasn’t easy and even a bit risky. … Continue reading

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08.02.2016 More Surface Tension

The white water lily flower exhibited a bit of surface tension at the end of one petal. ┬áHere is a water lily pad that is giving two great examples of that phenomenon. I found two pads like this with the … Continue reading

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07.30.16 White Water Lily

July has flown by. ┬áSo much has been going on in general and with Bentley in particular. ┬áThe adoption became official last Sunday when we signed the papers after spending the month as fosters. ┬áHe has settled in very well … Continue reading

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07.27.2016 Wordless Wednesday-Soft Lotus

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