Photo of the Week April 22 2018

Even with the crazy weather here in Illinois, the spring beauties (Claytonia virginica) are blooming. A sure sign of spring. They don’t seem to be as numerous as most years but at least they are blooming. These small flowers grow in all counties in Illinois … Continue readingPhoto of the Week April 22 2018

Photo of the Week April 15 2018

My yard is full of these violets every spring. I like them better than the single color ones.  

Photo of the Week Feb 4 2018

I thought this time of year a picture of a spring flower would be a nice change. I took this photo last spring. Purple Trillium is a common sight in spring around here. When it is blooming, I start looking for morels. Actually I start … Continue readingPhoto of the Week Feb 4 2018