Last week we drove up the parkway to Heintooga again. Didn’t see any elk this time but we almost got stuck behind these animal lovers. Luckily they turned around.
It was a pretty clear day, but a few clouds were bumping into the mountains.
Pete likes the cool air.
Oenothera or Evening Primrose were blooming.
Not sure what this is, it’s not in either of my wildflower books.
Joe Pye Weed about to bloom.
Lots of Lillies.
More to come, they’re just getting started.
Looking West from the ridge of the Balsam Mountains.
Not sure what this plant is, but the leaves are huge.
If you know what this is, please leave a comment.
Looking South from Heintooga.
Down the valley towards Cherokee the rhodies were blooming like crazy!
Casino money makes for nice schools!
Lets see, thats Tsalagi Gunagaloquasdi Dedanisgvi, I think.