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Luminous Gems Of Autumn

This week it seems as though Mother Nature has opened a jewelry box of glittering gems at Coppertop for our enjoyment. Rubies and emeralds pale in comparison.

Morning Light

Morning light is different.

The low angle of the sun’s rays causes the subject  to cast vertical shadows on itself.

It gives a three-dimensional effect that you can’t get any other time of day. 82 more words

Undemanding Hydrangeas

For two months, Coppertop’s hydrangeas have been providing color and interest despite some very warm, dry weather here in the Pacific Northwest. The varieties of hydrangeas are vast, and I love these no-fuss shrubs. 388 more words

Pruning oakleaf hydrangea

Our oak leaf hydrangea bloomed beautifully this year, and the flowers have turned pink or brown but they’re still on the plant. The shrub is huge and needs to be cut back. 159 more words


One Of Nature's Mysteries to Solve

Hey there!

Here’s a flower we wonder if you recognize!

Let us have your guesses in the comments!


Hey, this might be a little harder.  158 more words

Backyard Habitat

Oakleaf Hydrangea

My Oakleaf Hydrangea is blooming beautifully this year. Just had to share… :)