#atlanta-ga Photo courtesy of Atlanta Hometown Ambassador Ellen Britt. “The beautiful blooms of the Kousa dogwood grace many yards in the metro Atlanta area during the spring and summer. These small flowering deciduous trees are also known as Chinese or...
#atlanta-ga Photo courtesy of Atlanta Hometown Ambassador, Ellen Britt. “This sweetgum leaf is a bit early turning color but is beautiful nonetheless! The American sweetgum is one of the Peach State’s most common trees, and is found in forests, yards an...
#atlanta-ga Photo courtesy of Atlanta Hometown Ambassador, Ellen Britt. “After spending 17 long years underground, periodic cicadas emerged this summer in parts of Georgia, Virginia, North Carolina and West Virginia. For us Southerners, seeing these discar...
#atlanta-ga Photo courtesy of Atlanta Hometown Ambassador, Ellen Britt. “Nothing finer than celebrating the onset of fall with a drive to beautiful Serenbe Farms south of Atlanta, in south Fulton County’s Chattahoochee Hills community.”...
#atlanta-ga “The Blue Jay, a familiar bird here in the metro Atlanta area, left his colorful calling card behind. This bird, like many other jays, can mimic the calls of other birds.”...
#atlanta-ga “As summer comes to an end, many metro Atlantans remember fun days at Tybee beach, including the iconic alligator at the Crab Shack!”...
#atlanta-ga “Many people are surprised to learn that several of the Atlanta metro counties allow you to raise chickens, even though many of these locations are anything but rural. These three hens love to look through the front door of their owner’s home!”...
#atlanta-ga – “The oakleaf hydrangea is a Georgia native. Its beautiful blooms which last well into the fall, grace yards all over the Atlanta area.”...
#atlanta-ga “Hurricane Sally is drenching everything in the Atlanta area, including this Tulip Poplar.”...
“Wild turkey populations have suffered in Georgia in recent years due to habitat destruction. But this beautiful bird doesn’t seem to have heard the news!” #atlanta-ga...
“The metro Atlanta area has quite a number of notable horse farms. These equine travelers are riding in style!” #atlanta-ga...
#atlanta-ga – Atlanta Photo of the Day provided by Ambassador Ellen Britt. “The delicate walking stick is a harmless, slow moving insect that is common around Atlanta but they are not easily seen due to excellent camouflage.”...
#atlanta-ga – Atlanta Photo of the Day September 13, 2020 provided by Atlanta Ambassador Ellen Britt. “One lone yellow leaf on this tulip poplar signals cooler weather and fall is on the way to the Atlanta area.”...