It is always a good idea to take a forest walk, but my Sunday adventure was particularly rewarding during this time of trauma associated with the international coronavirus epidemic. I met one other hiker on the way in. We talked briefly with no mention of the virus. On the way to my car I passed […]
The eruption of spring colors has begun at The Depot in downtown Anacortes. In addition to tree blossoms, beautiful plants around the former train depot include crocuses and daffodils. Adjacent to Cap Sante Marina and the W.T. Preston sternwheeler on the Anacortes waterfront.
Spring is bustin’ out all over! I love this time of year, when the colors of Skagit Valley daffodils and tulips give way to some of the “natives,” such as rhododendrons and conifers. I especially enjoy a pair of small trees we have in the back yard as they are about as low maintenance as […]
We’re at the halfway mark on Spring 2010, and there’s still plenty of action in the garden. This photograph shows the tip of a tightly curled frond, pushing forth to join others that have already opened in the spring sunshine. Rhodies continue to bloom, as does our beautiful peony.
I discovered this photograph in sifting through images collected last year. It’s a late April shot, which reminds me we have some beautiful spring days to look forward to. One of the features of the software program I use for digital photographs is the ability to select a color from a photo and reproduce it […]