Maple Samaras

Today I Learned that maple seed spinners are properly called samaras:

Triple and Quad Maple Seeds
Triple and Quad Maple Seeds

The Norway Maple near the road produced a bumper crop of triples this year, along with the first quad spinner samara I’ve ever seen.

Looks like the odds are ever in my favor

2 thoughts on “Maple Samaras

    1. My first glance at the lead picture reminded me of Mary’s first car: a Fiat 124 wagon. Cute car, crap engine.

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