Signs of spring have been slowly showing since the end of February when Skunk Cabbage flowers started to make an appearance.
Skunk Cabbage Flowers
And since the winter of 2010-2011 was an especially snowy and cold one, I thought it was important to show by way of photography how nature is renewing itself. Enjoy the spring photography tour!
Dutchman Breeches in Franklin Lakes Lorrimer Sanctuary
Dwarf Ginseng in Ridgewood's Grove Park
False Hellebore Sprouting in Ridgewood's Grove Park
Vernal Pond in Pequannock's Cherry Street Park
Trout Lilies carpeting floor of Hackensack's Borg's Woods
Spicebush blooming in Hackensack's Borg's Woods with understory of Skunk Cabbage
Pink Lady Slipper at Silas Condict County Park Kinnelon, NJ
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