Monthly Archives: April 2012

Take to the Trails and See Oregon Ridge in Bloom

As the tree canopy begins to leaf out, the understory at Oregon Ridge is coming into bloom.  Take to the trails and see flowering dogwood,  deciduous azalea, sweet violets – both blue and white.  Look closely and you’ll see spring … Continue reading

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Watching “Your” Plant Grow Up – From Bud to Bloom to Fall

It’s spring and reminders of the changing season are everywhere at Oregon Ridge.  You can enjoy your Oregon Ridge hikes and visits even more by selecting a favorite tree or plant and carefully observing its changing stages over the growing … Continue reading

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