Tag Archives: Maine

10.06.2021 Fungus Vignette

I noticed the red of the Partridge Berries first then the shape and color of the mushrooms as we walked the Eagle Lake Trail at Acadia N.P. Tricholoma equestre–aka-Tricholoma flavovirens-aka-Man on Horseback.  The ID is via iNaturalist and of course … Continue reading

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10.06.2021 Waterfall Wednesday

When visiting Acadia N.P. I always try to take in this waterfall. Sometimes the water flow is a trickle but this time it was heavy as we had rain off and on for most of the time we were there. … Continue reading

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10.05.2021 Painted Suillus on a Bed of Mixed Greens

Sounds yummy.  This mushroom, a Bolete, is actually edible but as I don’t forage I haven’t tried it. Painted Suillus-Suillus spraguei formerly Suillus picta I came across this little scene while we were walking the Eagle Lake Carriage Path in … Continue reading

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10.03.021 ’twas a dark and stormy morning

On Sunday we took a walk along one of the trails that leads to Jordan Pond. It wasn’t the best day for photography with intermittent rain and wind.  Most of the shots I made that morning were of mushrooms, many … Continue reading

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10.01.2021 Fog Friday

Our first day was very foggy.  You’d expect that I’d be in Fog Heaven but strangely I did not go out at all until we decided to ride around in the afternoon.  As an excuse it had rained off and … Continue reading

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09.30.2021 Otter Rocks Rock!

The granite along the Acadia shoreline as well as on the mountains contains a lot of feldspar and that causes the rocks to have a pink glow when the warm sun hits it. Here’s a landscape example. This was the … Continue reading

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09.30.2021 Acadia 2

Well, that’s all for September and our trip to Acadia N.P. It wasn’t as planned and that includes photography.  Most mornings were cloudy, some overcast, some rainy, some breezy, and only one with abundant sunshine. But the most important part … Continue reading

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06.26.2021 Water Arum

AKA Wild Calla-Calla palustris.  As the name suggests, these are found in water or very wet conditions, such as the little roadside brook where I spotted this one while searching for woodland wildflowers in Northern Maine a few years back. … Continue reading

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03.18.2021 The Season Draws Nearer

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02.05.2021 Flashback Friday Flash Forward

A little anticipation, albeit with several months yet to pass, of my planned trip to Northern Maine. Although I do find white lady’s slippers in some of my local haunts, they are seen by the hundreds (possibly a slight exaggeration) … Continue reading

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