Tag Archives: Sunderland

04.23.2023 Silent Sunday-Bloodroot Bud and Leaf

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04.21.2023 Fern Friday

I bet there’ll be more ‘F’ Fridays coming. Mackay’s Fragile Fern-Cystopteris tenuis¬† This is a new to me fern species. I found it on the ledges I visit often, same ones on the same day that I photographed the Early … Continue reading

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04.20.2023 Trillium the First

Red Trillium-Trillium erectum, aka Red Wake Robin, is the first of the Trilliums to flower in Spring. The second- White Trillium is just rising through the leaves of last Autumn and should be flowering in a week or so. And … Continue reading

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04.19.2023 Wordless Wednesday-Early Saxifrage with a Dark Background

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03.29.2023 Wordless Wednesday

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03.22.2023 Spring-Been there, done that, and I’ll do it again

Dutchman’s Breeches-Dicentra cucullaria This is an annual share on Facebook and I thought, “Why not do it here?” 13 years ago and still my favorite shot of these beauties.

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02.22.2023 Wordless Winter Waterfall Wednesday

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04.26.2022 Britches hung out to dry

Artistic license with the spelling.   Dutchman’s Breeches-Dicentra cucullaria, growing near Gunn Ledges. Because of their hanging and tenuous grip on the stem these are hard to catch still. 1/6 sec at ISO 400 and f/11 captured them fairly sharp. … Continue reading

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04.25.2022 Ledge Flower Bouquet

Near the waterfall I shared last week are ledges that offer several species of wildflowers to enjoy and photograph. Among the first is Early Small-flowered Saxifrage-Micranthes virginiensis.¬† Small-flowered is accurate as the flowers are between a quarter and third of … Continue reading

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04.16.2022 Once in first place, now in second.

Many of you know that Murphy Falls is my favorite spot for water photography. Until I first visited there in 2015, I think, Gunn Falls was my favorite and a shot of me standing in front of the lower falls … Continue reading

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