Male Gadwall in a small arboretum pond I came to the Washington Park Arboretum to photograph colorful garden flowers; alas, spring seems to be a bit late this year, so I spent most of my early March afternoon photographing wild visitors to the park. Today was a birdy day, with a knot of half-a-dozen Ruby-Crowned Kinglets, a Golden-Crowned Kinglet, a Brown Creeper, and lots of Black-Capped Chickadees. Robins were doing unmentionable things… Read More
The vivid display of azaleas in bloom marks the end of spring in Seattle.
As spring progresses, Seattle’s Washington Park Arboretum has a grand display of flowering magnolias and peonies.
Spring during the 2010 El Niño year came early to Seattle, so I was thrilled to be able to photograph flowering trees and other plants in early February in the Washington Park Arboretum.