An orange fall tree along the Blue Ridge Parkway, western North Carolina.
The tree canopy as viewed from Baxter Creek Trail, Great Smoky Mountains.
Blue flowers carpet the forest floor near Schoolhouse Gap Trail, Great Smoky Mountains.
Crested Dwarf Iris along the Baxter Creek Trail, Great Smoky Mountains.
A bright green spring tree in Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains.
These purple flowers bloom profusely in the Great Smoky Mountains in Spring.
A large patch of Sweet White Trilliums near Big Creek, Great Smoky Mountains.
Spring forest, along the Baxter Creek Trail, Big Creek area, Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
A sliver of moon rises above the bare trees on Clingman's Dome, Great Smoky Mountains.
Fall leaves on the forest floor, near Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains.
The old Methodist church in Cades Cove as viewed from Rich Mountain Road, Great Smoky Mountains.
The snow covered branches of a bare tree.
May Apples bloom in, you guessed it, May. They usually sprout up in April though, and add interesting shapes and textures to the spring forest floor. These were photographed near Max Patch Mountain, western North Carolina.
A snowy lane in a private community in western North Carolina.
Cypress trees in the Congaree National Forest near Columbia, SC.
These trees look spooky on a dreary winter's day.
The late autumn forest is turning brown.
The spring forest near Pearson's Falls, Tryon, North Carolina.
Fall color in a field near my home in Rutherfordton, NC.
The redbud trees bring a splash of color to the early spring landscape in western North Carolina.
Ferns in the forest, Roan Mountain, North Carolina/Tennessee border.
The color of this redbud tree is pretty against the gray trees in the background.
Palmer Chapel at Cataloochee, Great Smoky Mountains.
Afternoon light illuminates this spring tree. Viewed from the Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, Great Smoky Mountains.