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How Do Plants See, Anyay?

It is simple to answer the question: What do plants see? Have a look at these poplars. Goethe pointed out that the original form of every plant was the leaf, and we say just that, a plant leafs out, and what is leafing but life, right? 425 more words

Nature Photography

White Shed

White Shed | Moses Lake, WA | 2013

Poplars bring straight-up relief to the Columbia Basin’s recumbent landscape. Thousands of the limber trees have been planted as windbreaks, but Basin travelers most appreciate them as… 10 more words


Water on Three Sides

What are you looking at here? Let me help you get your bearings.

The hills in the distance, and beyond them the mountains you can’t see because of the low cloud cover, are on the mainland of British Columbia, just north of Vancouver. 414 more words

Vancouver Island

Wooden shoes and poplars

Wooden shoes (or clogs) and the Netherlands are often associated with each other. The rows of poplars are characteristic of the landscape in the Meierij of ‘s-Hertogenbosch. 1,393 more words

Den Bosch


Poplars | East Wenatchee, WA | 2010

I’ve a recurring dream of heavily-leafed poplars undulating in a warm wind. Foliage swirls, spreads, inhales, curls to a close, expands again. 32 more words


Festival of Leaves 2017 ~ Week #11: Return to the Poplars

This is a favorite stretch of road for me but I haven’t been here in a few weeks. It’s changed a lot since the first week of October when it was my… 109 more words

Dawn M. Miller