Spring Wildflowers on MCHT Preserves

Enjoy this video from the Maine coast. Click inside the video to view full-screen.

While visiting MCHT preserves earlier this spring, MCHT land steward Amanda Devine kept an eye out for Maine’s first flowers, known as “spring ephemerals” because they don’t last long. They reproduce by taking advantage of the sunlight that reaches the forest floor before trees leaf out. Cool, huh? Take note for next year, and enjoy the sight of these sweet blooms!

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