1. False rue anemone flower
3. Maple leaves
4. Fungus growing on side of log
5. Pin oak leaf
6. Young pin oak leaves
7. Looking up the other side of the big ravine
8. Strange little holes in a log...note some are filled, not sure what's in them.
9. The stalk of a jack in the pulpit plant with a pin oak leaf
10. Not sure which tree this flower came from
11. Cottonwood leaf or some other poplar
12. Moss sporophytes
13. Maple samara in leftover stream water
14. More moss sporophytes
15. Taken from in the stream bed. I love how thick the wildflowers are getting.
17. Dutchman's breeches leaves
18. Little seedling emerging from old log
20. Jack-in-the-pulpit leaf
21. Jack-in-the-pulpit spathe (a type of bract or modified leaf, which is the cupped and hooded structure wrapped around the rod-shaped thing in the picture) and spadix (the rod-shaped thing, which is a spike covered with very tiny flowers)
23. Jack-in-the-pulpit leaflets
24. And here is the whole shebang.
25. Drooping leaves of false Solomon's seal
27. False Solomon's seal leaf
28. Shadow of false rue anemone on wood nettle leaf
29. Little wasp?
30. And here is one of my many none-too-successful attempts to take a picture of the crab apple tree at sunset. It began blooming yesterday but it was so hard to take a picture because it was incredibly windy.
31. It suuure is bright.