We are running much cooler this summer with heavy cloud cover and cold rain. The garden is running about 4 weeks behind. First frost is no more than 6 weeks off.
The crops are struggling mightily to reach maturity. Yields will be low.
Alaska Squash Blossom – iPhone 5s – handheld
This blossom is over 6 inches across and the plant is throwing leaves that are over a foot square. I don’t recall the zucchini of my Indiana youth being so large.
Cauliflower and cabbage are putting out monster leaves as well.
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We added a bit of color to the swamp.
From the new bed in the front moose alley we have blossomed Tulips, Forget-Me-Nots, Poppies, and it looks like a few other species.
Each year I anxiously await the blooming of the Forget-Me-Not flowers in the raspberry patch out front. I shoot several hundred frames each year trying to capture a sharp detailed image that embodies the essence of the Alaska Forget-Me-Not.
I’m not there yet.
Cabin Fever may soon rear its ugly head here in SouthCentral Alaska.
The daylight hours are rapidly approaching 12 hours per day, each day we are currently gaining close to 6 minutes a day.
The sun has warmth in it again and the weather has been clear and sunny for the last week. The temps are near freezing during the day and then plummet to the negative over night.
The snow is still three foot deep and the temp reminds you that winter has not relaxed her icy grip.
Robert Service, Dawson City, Yukon Territory
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Sunset on the Kona Coast
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Denali in Winter
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