Across the foothills of the Annapurna massif, the forest is changing colour. The greens are turning red and pink, stretching into bands of bright colour that cast a blush across the dense forest. 310 more words
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I’ve been monitoring the blooms since February at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way, Washington, making trips about every two weeks. I am so glad I went when I did to catch the giant Chinese variety Magnolias in bloom, because now all the blossoms have dropped. 191 more words
Spring is coming on strong! Everything is greening and colouring up.
Yesterday’s walk at Bowen Park surprised me with early blooming Rhododendrons in Hailey’s Grove, Curly Lilies along Millstone River, Skunk Cabbage in all the soft, swampy area’s of the park and Salmon Berry blooms adding their rosy punctuation everywhere. 25 more words