Tag Archives: Sanguinaria canadensis

04.19.2021 Blood-root

It’s always been Bloodroot to me, but when I checked out GoBotany it didn’t show up…these computers are so picky. So I searched the latin name…Sanguinaria canadensis, and discovered it now has a hyphen.  There is a plant they list … Continue reading

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03.29.2021 Monochrome Monday-Bloodroot Bud with Dew

I visited the spot where I usually shoot these yesterday morning.  I was hoping for some sign of early spring but nothing doing. It was cold, breezy, overcast, and threatening to rain at any moment.  I guess you could say … Continue reading

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03.17.2021 Wordless Wednesday-one month to go

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04.23.2020-2 A little something to pretty up your day

Bloodroot Beauty

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04.12.2020 Silent Sunday

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03.17.2019 Black and White Bloodroot

With Spring ephemeral season approaching, I’ve been reviewing my flora archives and thought this opening Bloodroot would convert well. Like most of us, I have just about had my fill of Winter. Although not my favorite season, it has afforded … Continue reading

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04.26.2015 And they’re off!

A lot of folks in the eastern part of the state have been seeing flowers already, but we are just now starting to make some progress into spring. I visited my usual early spot for wildflowers this morning and found … Continue reading

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03.29.2015 Sooner or later

Spring will arrive for real.  We’ve had some warm days and rain rather than snow, but winter is still hanging on, not willing to give it up and wait for December’s return. But sooner or later, the temperature will rise … Continue reading

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05.04.2014 Waiting for the Sun

No, this isn’t a review of that classic Doors album, although I did like it a lot, but a simple image of a bloodroot waiting for the sun’s warmth to open its petals.  This is at a site in Leverett, … Continue reading

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04.20.2014-2 Bloodroot about to open

It is still a bit early…at least in my usual haunt.  I have seen images from our part of the world that are more advanced but it is a bit of a ride from here. This isn’t the most pristine … Continue reading

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