Pedagogy of the Plants

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Revisiting the House Without Us

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Six years after visiting North Carolina’s Outer Banks for the first time, I returned this summer. Kudzu continues to slowly swallow this house on Highway 64 in Jamesville. View photos from that initial road trip here.

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Written by Cameron Brooks

July 16, 2018 at 6:15 pm

A Pineapple Grows in D.C.

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Ananas comosus (pineapple)

Written by Cameron Brooks

June 16, 2018 at 4:03 pm

One Groovy Orchid

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Paphiopedilum lowii

Written by Cameron Brooks

June 16, 2018 at 3:19 pm

Hanging Out Above Tallulah Gorge

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On days devoted to whitewater boating, 500-700 cubic feet of water flows through the Tallulah Gorge every second. A cool mist rises to meet hikers from around the world swaying in awe 80 feet above on a suspension bridge.

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The eastern tiger swallowtail clings to a red maple limb.

Written by Cameron Brooks

April 23, 2018 at 6:59 pm

Evening Primrose, Oenothera macrocarpa

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Written by Cameron Brooks

July 8, 2016 at 8:11 pm

American Trout Lily, Erythronium americanum

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Hikers flock to Raven Cliff Falls Trail for the rush of falling water, but a trip in early April offers subtler beauty along the way.

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Since ninety-nine percent of trout lily plants are non-flowering, the illusive perennials pictured above are one-percenters thriving in the mountains of White County.

May Day Flurries

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A flurry of cottonwood seeds occupy an entrance to the North Oconee River Greenway.
 

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