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Yellow trout-lily

Spring Woodland Wildflowers Naturalists’ Notes


The beautiful, sunny, mild weather and love of spring wildflowers enticed sixty-three visitors to join me this afternoon for an hour and a half tour.

The search for wildflowers …

For Love of the Earth Naturalists’ Notes

Rumors of rain went unfounded as our group of sixty tourists left the visitor center on Sunday afternoon. Guide Lisa Andrewski and I split the group into two, and mine …

Skunk cabbage in bloom

Transitions Naturalists’ Notes

It was an enjoyably warm afternoon walking through the Arboretum in search of signs of spring. Our journey began with a walk through the Longenecker Horticultural Gardens. We took notice …