Mountain Mahogany in Bloom~

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Mahogany blooming in the High Sierra,
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with sailor seeds,

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ready to fly to their new home.

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Blooming in high altitude
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they blanket hillsides
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with seeds like summer snow~
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Cheers to you from blooming Mahogany that grows only in the Western US & Mexico~

213 thoughts on “Mountain Mahogany in Bloom~

    • Just to complicate things, although named mahogany, this tree is actually in the rose family. It was named mahogany because it’s hard, dense wood is similar to mahogany. But you know what they say, a mahogany by any other name……

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    • Just to complicate things, although named mahogany, this tree is actually in the rose family. It was named mahogany because it’s hard, dense wood is similar to mahogany. But you know what they say, a mahogany by any other name……

      (image source google)

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  1. Stunning photos as always. I have never seen a Mahogany tree. It is lovely and the seeds are pretty. Thank you for sharing. Your photography always blows me away. (cliche but it fits how I feel about your blog) and you! πŸ™‚

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  2. Wow..Jus amazing to see the pics, will be much more amazing to be there .😊 I wish I could just go there in these mahogany forests and get lost for a week or so…N enjoy the vibrant beautiful nature.!!

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  3. Dear Cindy, so sorry I haven’t really been around, with my daughter and all the other things going on.. and now my computer is going crazy and making me crazy, I don’t kmow what it is doing it is all over the place I wanted to share your scupture on here and Nothing was moving.. just so you know.. I think alot of you as you may know.. I also want you to know I didn’t run away with it..I want to try andd share this but if it doesn’t work … I will try again on another day..big hug.. and I think of you..
    hugs
    Sherri

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    • I just this second sent you a message and now I am reading yours. What a lovely happenstance that we were both thinking of each other at this time. I wanted to let you know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so very sorry about the death of your beautiful Michele. The last years have been so hard for you both. Words are insufficient to express my care and concern for you Sherri. I hope you can feel this.. Sending you prayers, hugs and love, and hopes for peace and healing.

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