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Flying Squirrels do Exist in PA

I would like to share with you some information about a fascinating creature: the flying squirrel. I was lucky enough to see one of these small, grey mammals a handful of years ago. 477 more words


Spreading Junipers III / Juniperus

Juniperus horizontalis ‘Limeglow’ (syn. ‘Lime Glow’) – A perfect evergreen groundcover or accent plant with bright lime green new growth that shifts to a coppery-bronze in winter. 270 more words


Unusual Conifers II

Pinus sylvestris ‘Green Penguin’ – A dwarf pyramidal to columnar form of Scotch Pine with unusual green needle clusters of longer older needles and shorter new ones. 277 more words


Elevated Edibles & Giveaway!

Sometimes you see a great design – and sometimes you see something that is  exceptional, especially when you begin to sift through the layers of loveliness and see… 404 more words


Brutally Awesome

It seems like I’m bombarded you guys with gnarled whitebark conifer tree lately. I hope you don’t mind as it is the last of my series of gnarled tree images. 69 more words

Chickaree Builds A Pine Bomb

Yoga in the dawn: our bodies bend into shapes that spell out the alphabet, and we cut the crisp morning light with controlled breathing. Dew drops gleam, translucent on flowering goldenrod. 848 more words


These two pictures were taken by a homeowner who lives south of Ashland at about 3100′. This Great Gray Owl was perched on her porch. The owl stayed around for some photo ops then flew back into the forest. 78 more words