February 7, 2021 § Leave a comment
Wanting Spring © Lynn Wiles 2021
Giant snowflakes falling as my birch tree sprouts its spring catkins. Makes it look like a strange furry white creature.
January 25, 2021 § 6 Comments
April 24, 2018 § Leave a comment
Birch on Blue © Lynn Wiles 2018
Catkins celebrating four nice spring days in a row.
March 25, 2018 § Leave a comment
Alder Boys and Girls © Lynn Wiles 2018
The little cones are female and the catkins are male on the alder tree.
March 11, 2018 § 1 Comment
It still feels like winter © Lynn Wiles 2018
But, the pussy willows are starting to bloom, some green leaves are emerging from the ground, and today we get another hour of light in the evening.
May 16, 2017 § Leave a comment
Fallen Populus © Lynn Wiles 2017
In a stand of poplar trees, one fell down and it was the only one to have these catkins. Perhaps it is a cottonwood?
May 10, 2017 § Leave a comment
Found on the Ground © Lynn Wiles 2017
A robin’s egg shell, catkins, and tiny purple flowers.
April 27, 2017 § Leave a comment
Catkins Low © Lynn Wiles 2017
Birch catkins almost touching the newly green grass.
March 6, 2017 § 2 Comments
Chilly Willows © Lynn Wiles 2017
During one of the coldest weekends, my pussy willow tree decided to sprout its furry catkins.