We toured the Biltmore on a rainy day. Luckily by the time we finished the indoor tour the rain had slowed to a few sprinkles that ended shortly after we got outside.
Realizing the ferns in my garden were full of spores, I decided to dry a leaf on paper, collect the spores and see if I could propagate ferns from them.
A cloudy sky offered soft, even lighting for this purple water lily in a garden pond.
The beaches of the Outer Banks in North Carolina are full of ghost crabs. These small crabs dig holes in the sand and roam the beaches looking for just about anything to eat.
A friend and I came upon this old building while hiking in the Amelia Wildlife Management Area this spring.
This statue stands near the top of the peak at Beenarourke, on the Ring Road in County Kerry, Ireland.
Hiking along a rural trail in Amelia County, Virginia this spring I spotted a small patch of honeysuckle along the side of the trail.