Goldfinch on Hydrangea

The reason why gardeners should leave seed heads standing through the winter


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New Year’s Day 2019

A most inauspicious start to the new year with only scraps of snow but plenty of ice and slipperiness.


iPhone picture using the ProCamera app

Icy Pond

Garden pond, New Year’s Day early morning, after a night of freezing rain


Morning Moon

Early morning, New Year’s Day 2019


Forest trail with fruit trees

Finally – some snow


Cattail marsh in winter