Tag Archives: native plants

Who am I? (Plant I.D. Help Request Updated!)

I found this beautiful milkweed blooming in Claude Moore Park on Friday; the first blooms I’ve seen this spring. Lately I’ve been challenging myself to learn more about plants. I know it’s milkweed, but what kind? I consulted my Native … Continue reading

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Flowers of Green

This hiking partner of mine either dashes down trails at (approximately) 100 mph or stops completely, because something demands his attention. On a recent hike on the Scout Trail at Claude Moore Park, some very important items warranted further examination.

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A Sea of Bluebells

As promised earlier, here are some more shots of the absolutely gorgeous bluebells at Riverbend Park, on the banks of the Potomac River in Virginia, just north of Great Falls National Park. When I ran out of room on my … Continue reading

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