Where the Red Fern Grows

Return to Natural Falls State Park Spotted Jewelweed-  This flower is also known as Touch-me-not because of its unusual method of seed dispersal.  When the seed pods become ripe, the slightest touch or swift breeze triggers a pop that sends the seeds up to four feet away. Unlike most wildflowers, Jewelweed is an annual, which means its only way…

Let the Blood Moon Begin

I wish I would’ve had my camera earlier but didn’t think it would work this well.  I began watching at about 7:15 last night and then went home to get my camera around 8:15 realizing I could then experience it at my place.  I started shooting pictures at the partial umbral eclipse phase, up until the…