Category: Nature

Wildfire Worries for Ancient Trees

Photos of fire workers wrapping the ‘largest living tree on Earth’ in silver fire retardant foil got me thinking, and worrying, about the awe-inspiring trees we saw during our visit to the ‘Avenue of the Giants‘ in Humboldt Redwoods State Park in northern California,… Continue Reading “Wildfire Worries for Ancient Trees”

Stop and Look

Nature holds many wonders that can be enjoyed without technicalities. It’s really not necessary for someone to know that brilliant fall foliage is on a Maple tree, for them to enjoy the bright, contrasting colors. Only to those studying horticulture, or desiring to plant… Continue Reading “Stop and Look”