Exploring backyard serendipity at a friend's house today. Discovering.
There is an endless array of conifers that grow well here in our acid soil and rainy clime. These small purple pine cones enchanted. I've never noticed them before.
They grow straight up in the air!
Salmon berry blossoms fill the green woods with first color.
Salmon berry - one of the earliest berries, a native in the woods.
Tender tip - new tuft of lime green
This girl's name eludes me, but her color combination is great. Is it bugloss?