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10 Beautiful Green-Hued Photos from Across Canada—and Beyond

From moss-covered forests to the colours of a hummingbird’s plumage, check out these earthy photos captured by Our Canada readers.

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Monarch caterpillarPhoto: Isabelle Marozzo

Life cycle

“Here’s a monarch caterpillar soon to become a monarch butterfly,” writes Isabelle Marozzo. “I have many milkweed plants in my flower garden, so I have plenty of food for monarchs!”

This marsh is Nova Scotia’s best-kept bird watching secret!

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Historical reenactment of the War of 1812Photo: Karen Allin

Historial reenactment

Karen Allin paid a visit to the Bradley Museum in Mississauga, Ont., and happened upon this impressive reenactment of the War of 1812. (Pictured is the Canadian side.)

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Lettuce gardenPhoto: Paula Brown

Green thumb

“My daughter, Shelly, has the most magnificent vegetable garden,” writes photographer Paula Brown of Ottawa. “I love the lush green colour of the lettuce.”

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Green photographyPhoto: Melanie Corbin

Nature girl

Melanie Corbin snapped this adorable photo on a family fishing trip in New Brunswick.

Check out more cute photos of kids in the great outdoors!

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Bear Mountain in Mission, British ColumbiaPhoto: Alexandra Fontaine

Green giants

Alexandra Fontaine captured this stunning photo on a hike through the moss-covered trees on Bear Mountain in Mission, B.C.

Fall in love with Canada all over again with these essential Canadian hikes.

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Light shining through leavesPhoto: Ann Lane

Through the leaves

Ann Lane of Cobourg, Ont., really put her photography skills to work with this pic!

Find out how to take stunning silhouette photos in the wild.

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HummingbirdPhoto: Norma Howes


The hummingbird practically blends in with the green lilac bush in this pic by Norma Howes!

Check out more beautiful Canadian birds captured on camera.

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Train heading towards Skagway, AlaskaPhoto: Fred Allin

Fast train

While on vacation in Alaska, Fred Allin of Etobicoke, Ont., snapped this photo on the train as he headed towards the city of Skagway.

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Mount Kerkeslin in Jasper National ParkPhoto: Lynn Mabley

Mount Kerkeslin

The green treees from Mount Kerkeslin in Jasper National Park are truly a sight to behold.

Don’t miss these awe-inspiring views of the Canadian Rockies!

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Colour green photographyPhoto: Sean Laanstra


Muskoka chairs are typically red, but we sure do love them in the colour green too!

Next, take a look at these incredible photos of big things across Canada.

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