Sunday, June 09, 2013

Trumpet Vine

Every winter the trumpet vine that climbs on my fence looks dry and dead. But by early summer, it sprouts bright new green leaves, and sends shoots along the top of the fence. By June dazzling orange trumpet-shaped flowers blossom out to add color and variety to the corner of my yard.

This month's Ocracoke Newsletter is a tribute to a wonderful man who did much for Ocracoke Island, Marvin Wyche Howard (1897-1969). You can read it here:

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous8:43 AM

    Thank you Jude Brown for such a lovely gift.