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Colors of the Season

As we get deeper in October, the seasonal colors are deepening as well. I would say that my area’s autumn colors are at their peak. We’ve had a few days of above average temps and sunny weather, and today I … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Gardens

I’m so glad I took advantage of last week’s fine weather, as conditions have now turned more cool and damp, and snow has dusted the higher elevations in the mountains. Late last week I visited a favorite garden of mine, … Continue reading

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September Flowers

Just had to get out this first weekend of September, as the weather was fairly nice but a bit cooler. I visited my usual hot spots for floral photography around town—some outside, some inside. Hope you enjoy this hodgepodge of … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to the Spring Blooms

May is just about gone and, along with it, our lovely spring flowers. We’re so blessed in our corner of the world here in Western Washington to have such exuberant flora. (We’ve got the rain all winter long to thank … Continue reading

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A Plant with Dragon’s Breath?

Summer blooms are beginning to prosper, and one of the most unusual plants I have come across is the Dragon’s Arum (Dracunculus vulgaris). It’s a humungous, dark purple colored bloom with this giant, thick, long thing sticking out of it. … Continue reading

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