My obsession with loblolly pines continues. The symmetry of three needles appeals to me.
The top photos were taken September 2015 in Newport News on The Noland Trail.
This one, still my favorite, was taken at Newport News Park in Spring 2014.
|Four of the seven creations.|
|Back row: Denise, Darlene, Andrea.|
Front row: Cheryl, Jessica, Cassandra, Felicia.
|After the smoke and fire was contained by city fire crews.|
|After a native plant walk with Virginia Master Naturalists and members|
of the Native Plant Society, George and I decided to finish hiking the rest
of the trail.
|Encountered along the way.|
|Lake Maury from one of the bridges along the trail.|
|Master Naturalist and native plant expert Susie Yager led 23 people on a native|
plant walk along a portion of the Noland Trail on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. She pointed out not only
native plants and trees, but plants that have been introduced to the area.