Monthly Archives: February 2017

Rhododendron groenlandicum- Labrador Tea, Bar Harbor 12 Feb.2017

  Site is a wet spot near a vernal pool. Trees in the area include speckled alder, white pine, red and black spruces, balsam fir, red maple.  Leaves on Rhododendron groenlandicum are 20-50 mm length, 15-25 mm width.

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Fern growing in snow- 02 Feb. 2017 Acadia National park

First lower pinnule is almost equal or a bit shorter than the second; but not very much. The texture looks like the ferns that I think are Dryopteris cristata , they are growing near our vernal pool at home. But this … Continue reading

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