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Flowering Dogwoods in full bloom in and around Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park. The Eastern Redbuds are past peak but there are a few still in bloom. A Yellow Buckeye was s...
This is certainly an odd weather year in KY and an early blooming season for most of the spring wild-flowering plants at the park!  Most species are blooming two - three ...
Wait, not inside, OUTSIDE!  New carpet has been installed along the roads and pathways of John James Audubon State Park. A carpet of wildflowers, that is! It se...
The chorus of spring peepers, the chirping of robins, and the flashes of colorful wildflowers are all signs that spring has arrived at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site. Re...
Eastern Redbud trees are in full bloom in and around Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park.  Spicebush and Serviceberry are also in bloom.  A few Flowering Dogwoods are...
The redbuds are blooming in south central Kentucky! They are peeking out of the wooded areas and blazing in yards and greenspaces. Tourists think we're crazy when we tell them...
Spring wildflowers and blossoming trees are lining the pathways of John James Audubon State Park. Brilliant purple has just burst forth from our Redbud trees, inviti...
You don't have to go to Washington, DC to enjoy beautiful cherry blossoms. They're blooming now around the beautiful historic Hart County Courthouse on the square in downtown ...
This photo taken in late March in Canmer (Hart County) that was posted on Facebook by Sandy Ladd-Russell caused several people to respond with their feelings of homesickness f...
Eastern Redbud trees in bloom is a surefire sign that spring has arrived. Spicebush is another small tree that can be found blooming in the park. Other early blooming wild...
Signs of spring in rural Kentucky are not just colorful blooms. Locals know that spring is on the way when they see the freshly-plowed fields along country roads. They see the...
At Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park the Eastern Redbud is just begining to bloom along the road sides.  Some of this small trees branches are covered in purple/pink bud...
We are seeing signs of spring throughout Bernheim. Most varieties of magnolia are in full bloom, as are plum trees. The buds of red maples and crabapples are starting to burst...
The red maples (Acer rubrum) are blooming in western Kentucky, as well as several other trees and spring wildflowers.  Due to the unusually warm weather we've had so...
What beautiful Spring weather we have had and now the possibility of snow? I am quoting the old song by The Foundations to ask Mother Nature - "Why do you build me up (Build m...
Not all Wild Turkey in Kentucky gets poured in a glass!  Springtime means a lot of things to different people but for the avid hunter, Spring means turkey season. April 1...
Motorcycle riders wait with anticipation for Spring weather days so they can hit the winding roads, destination unknown. When life throws you a curve in Kentuck...
Take advantage of the Kentucky warm weather days in March and cast that line out in your favorite pond for some early Spring fishing. They say this is the best...
March 3 - Spring seems to be making an appearance just a tad early for the western part of the state. Wildflowers which normally emerge in mid-March or early April are al...
March 3 - Spring came early in rural Kentucky this year, and you can find signs of it along our country roads. We remember hearing stories from our parents and grandparents ab...