Category Archive: Flora & Fauna
A friend and I stole some time this afternoon to walk a bit of the wildflower trail in Disharoon Valley, here in the North Georgia Mountains. We were rewarded with several treasures, but the most regal were a couple of stands of crested dwarf iris. These precious flowers just love the banks of the creek. …
A turn around some of the valley gardens of Gibbs Gardens this morning revealed a lot of flowering shrubs and trees. Some I recognized, others I did not. Time to dig into one of my bookcases to see if I find some photographs or drawings that will help me identify the mystery trees. Better yet, …
What a difference seven days make! My short visit to Gibbs Gardens this morning was full of surprises. I had no idea there are so many variations of narcissus—amazing! I shot a few as they bloomed here and there and everywhere. The flowering cherry trees were also delightful! © Linda Woodward Geiger. All Rights Reserved.
My favorite time of year is spring. I never tire of weekly visits to a trail at the base of Amicalola Falls discovering what new wildflower is popping up from the ground or is in bloom. Yesterday I was not disappointed when, with cameras in hand, I climbed the trail. It is times like these …