Mary Isabelle in her Celandine poppies
Beech buds are opening into leaves
The glade was full of alium (false garlic)
Fremont’s leatherflower in the draw (pre-bloom)
The draw. The dogwood wasn’t yet blooming or leafing. We are hoping last year’s drought hasn’t done it in.
Shooting star (Dodecatheon meadia)
Golden seal is profuse this year- we saw none at all last year.
The bottoms were flooded, the Meramec out of its banks.
Dennis admires the geology