So that’s what corn on the cob looks like when it’s growing. A child might think that’s what it is.
You may remember my recent post about the Colorado blue spruce. In that one, I compared the cones to candles standing on a Christmas tree. With our recent sun and rain, the cones on this spruce have grown quickly and are having trouble supporting their own weight.
I wonder if they will eventually hang down the way cones on so many other evergreens do. I can see that I’ll have to do a followup post whenever that happens.