Month: July 2013

The Butterflies are Out!

To me, we haven’t seen the usual amount of butterflies this year – until now. Perhaps it’s had something to do with all the cool, rainy days we’ve had. In any event, they are out now, and it is a pleasure to see them!…

Club-spur Orchid in Bloom!

Transition Time

As the flowers fade from the Rhododendron… we transition from the green and white time to the longer lasting summer wildflowers. These will be blooming in the sunny forest edges, small meadows, and around the pond, like this Swamp Rose. Some of these are:…

A Tropical Rain Forest?

Sure has felt that way hasn’t it? Warm, humid, and rain showers everyday! This weather pattern certainly has made things lush! It seems as though today will bring an end to this tropical phase. So, let’s set some good memories down! There have been…