Saturday, April 30, 2011

Tulip Poplar flower

Howdee all,

When I go looking for Morel Mushrooms, one of the trees I look under are the Tulip Poplar trees..

Water droplets and flowers_104The trees have these beautiful flowers

Water droplets and flowers_106Most people don’t see them because they are high up in the trees.

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Sometimes wind will take a few down to the ground

Water droplets and flowers_109…and then I can enjoy how beautiful they are.

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Morel near a Tulip Poplar

Sickstas g_033Today is our Bittersweet departure from dear Sicksta and Craigys..

We are on our way to West Virginia

New River Birding and Nature Festival

May not have internet,or much time to blog..

…So if not…See you after the festival!


  1. Dawn, they do have pretty flowers on these trees. I have seen them in the woods near our house. I will have to look for the mushrooms. I hope you have fun at the birding festival and see some great birds. Have a safe trip.

  2. Pretty blooms! Wishing you safe travels!

  3. ...this is really cool. I haven't seen a blossom up close!

  4. Thanks everyone for your comments!
    I love the Tulip poplar for many reasons..
    the size, the flowers, and the fact that morel mushrooms may be growing near them!

    Thanks again..i have been very busy Birding for two weeks..sorry It has taken me so long to thank you..
    Hope to visit all your blogs soon!!


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