Dark Winter

Dark Winter

Rosehips, rosemary, viburnum berries in January.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.

Hellebore and Pieris Japonica in Winter

Hellebore and Pieris Japonica in Winter

Hellebore, oak leaf hydrangea, abutilon, tiny pieris japonica blossoms, the first of flowers in February.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.

Lone Tulip

Lone Tulip

Maples are budding, grasses are shooting up, and the first tulips are here in March. 

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley", at Portland International Airport. Open edition prints available.

Tulip and Trillium

Tulip and Trillium

Hot pink witch hazel, allium, ferns and maples, with the trillium so beloved in the Willamette Valley.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.

Tulip, Magnolia and Fritillaria

Tulip, Magnolia and Fritillaria

With azalea and wild onions, and a beetle not really from around here...

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley", at Portland International Airport. Open edition prints available.

Rose City in June

Rose City in June

Lewisia, sedum blossoms, roses and money plant.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.

Fuzzy Kiwi

Fuzzy Kiwi

With columbine, roses, begonia, campion and magnolia.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley", at Portland International Airport. Open edition prints available.

Caterpillars, Tansy Ragwort and Borage

Caterpillars, Tansy Ragwort and Borage

Hungry! and ready to get that reproduction cycle going.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley", at Portland International Airport. Open edition prints available.

Summer Harvest

Summer Harvest

Zucchini, cucumbers, tomatoes, scarlet runner beans, parsley, glory bower and marigolds.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.

Mushrooms and Beauty Berries

Mushrooms and Beauty Berries

Autumn has arrived, with Chinese lanterns, dried hops and maples.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.

Late November with Japanese Aralia

Late November with Japanese Aralia

Beeswax, ivy, winter blooming camellia.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley".

Holly in Winter

Holly in Winter

Still some spots of color, even at the quietest time in winter.

From "A Year in the Willamette Valley". Open edition prints available.