August flower

I really like this juxtaposition of a delicate, dried, end of summer flower head imposed against the looming figure of Mt. Blanc, the tallest mountain in Europe.


Midnight Lotus in the Emperor’s Garden

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Cultivating Community Garden

A few sunny days and it already smells like spring! It’s got me dreaming of when I managed the Cultivating Community Garden at the University of Michigan, and thinking about what to plant this year in my own garden.

Cultivating Community Garden

Death Valley

Death Valley

Rare glimpse of a spring flower in Death Valley



20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley