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This spring has had some rain, but not a lot. But enough to keep the woods from being tinder dry. There have been a couple of forest fires, but because it’s really only semi-dry, the fire suppression folks have had an easy time of stomping out wildfires. 567 more words


Duomo di Pioppi - Poplar Duomo

A few months ago I learned that my entry was among the five finalists in an international competition to create the cover image for an Italian graphic novel recounting the history of the city of Milan from an environmentalist perspective. 320 more words


The 'Beguinage' by PaulIndigo

The ‘Beguinage’ in Brugge is at its best in Spring when the daffodils are out. The Beguinage is a group of houses around a garden with large poplar trees. 35 more words


Some Flowers Are More Beautiful After They Have Bloomed

Like poplar catkins, for instance.  Here they are with dandelions…… and with weird freaky roadside grass ..

… with  poplar leaves and light … 119 more words

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Southern Mansion- Bontemps

As usual, I want to share the poetry of some of my favorite poets with you all during this month which celebrates poetry. This time it is piece from Harlem Renaissance poet Arnaud “Arna” Bontemps. 135 more words


Pussy Willow Look-alikes

The flower buds of Trembling Aspen (Populus tremuloides) look a lot like pussy willows when they first open up and the tip of the catkins (flower spikes) emerge. 96 more words


Poplars on the horizon: very early spring in Horniman's Gardens, London, UK

London, UK, images, northern hemisphere, climate, weather, seasons, very early spring; places in London, Horniman Museum and Gardens, South East London, Forest Hill 11 more words

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