First Sign of Spring

Posted: February 8, 2019 in Uncategorized

During the end of February I start to see the first signs of spring in the wet swampy areas at one of the local parks near my home. It’s the Skunk Cabbage that pushes its way up through the snow and ice. This plant has its own heating system built inside so it can melt its way through the snow and ice. Here is an image of the plant in the ice.

3-19-06 094 copy

_____________________________________________________________

When you look inside you see some kind of seed head I guess. It looks like an alien.

3-19-06 156

Check out macro learning opportunities. http://www.tinylandscapes.com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s