Category Archives: Flowers

July In the Sierras Part II – Lundy Canyon

Once again I believe Lundy deserves a post all its own.  There is no more spectacular wildflower show in the region, if there is, please don’t be shy, would love a new hike for next year.  Some of these are with … Continue reading

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Review of the Canon Powershot Elph 135

Nah… just teasing you… They don’t even make this model anymore.  But it is under 100 bucks, pocket-sized and let’s have a look at how it does for nature pics shall we?  I did a quick 4 mile loop starting … Continue reading

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Back to Potrero

For those of you joining Lanny on his Herb Walk on Monday here is a preview and a primer of the blooms you are sure to see.  For the rest of you, get off your collective butts and enjoy spring … Continue reading

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The Newest in New

Been metaphorically assaulting the trails this week.  Always nice to see a few blooms that are new to my list.  See if you can spot some of these rare beauties:

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Giddy for Gridley

Elisa made the trek to the trough this last weekend with the Canon and the Lukester in tow.  Join us for a bevy of botanic beauties:

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Not-So-Local Natives

Lately there has been a clamoring for a new feature on the Rambler. OK it’s not quite a clamoring, more like a persistent murmur. Or I may just be having those auditory hallucinations again from inhaling too much Perlite.  Either … Continue reading

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Sowing the Seeds Part Deux

Part Une was actually one of my first ever (2012!!).  I was so young and naive and rain wasn’t a distant hazy memory.  And I didn’t know how to insert YouTube clips.  Gotta love the 1989 hair on these fellas … Continue reading

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