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Said the Conifers (Senryu)

standing strong and tall,
we carried Winter’s burden
until we reached Spring

© Poetry from the Inkwell 2018


Cephalotaxus sinensis

Cephalotaxus sinensis  (Accession – 18.03.028) | Cephalotaxus sinensis – curled (Accession – 18.03.029)

Notice the flat, thin, soft leaves of this conifer.

This Cephalotaxus sinensis is much smaller than it’s counterpart and has curled leaves. 147 more words


Spring Pruning

The ground has warmed up enough for the trees to come out of the ground. The weather in the coming weeks are hovering above freezing, so it seems like a good idea to get them out of the ground and start working on some of them. 242 more words



Image shot with a Nikon F3 in Conifer, Colorado. This print was hand developed at The Boulder Photo Center and is available for purchase —> samantha@sixteenandsunny.com

Trail Review - Flying J Ranch near Conifer, CO

It snowed while we were on staycation last week! So I had to go for a trail run!

I love winter runs, but I especially love snow runs. 267 more words


Brother-Sister Wrestlers Prepare To Make History At State Tournament

By Kelly Werthmann

CONIFER, Colo. (CBS4)– A brother and sister from Conifer hope to make Colorado history in Denver this weekend.

Zander and Cayden Condit are competing in the CHSAA 2018 state wrestling tournament at the Pepsi Center. 547 more words


Dalavil, Sleat - Scots Pine

The Scots Pine (Pinus Sylvestris) is my favourite tree. Curious how the seedlings only seem to grow on gravel and you seldom see seedlings on the fertile ground right beside the adult tree.