Posts Tagged ‘shade garden’

Lichen = moss + algae, right?  So I’ve probably got some candidates here:

The gravestone is pretty illegible at this point, but the post-fog morning light did display these ornaments very nicely.  A tip of the hat to blogger Krikitarts for reminding me of this photo.

I can’t help but wonder where the marble came from.  I don’t know of any quarries around here for this stone…. I think of marble being a mountain-rock and coming from New England, which is very much NOT where we are [as the current weather constantly reminds us].

The more common lichens around here [which are a pale blue-green color, with crisper frills] are found on fallen ash tree branches; I’m arranging such branches around the shade garden I put in last year.

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