Sassafras and Sourwood

  Sour Wood As someone who has lived all her life in New England or Hawaii, TN has some “new” trees for me. On my recent drive up the Foothills Parkway, I enjoyed the russet red of the Sour Wood Trees, with their lacy seedpods . . .

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Mighty Maple & Bear Medicine

Red Maple Tree Today, I took a drive part way up the Foothills Parkway in Walland, TN, where leaves are starting to turn. In the warm stillness, this Red Maple, White Pine and a young Oak lit up the mountain in the reflection of . . .

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