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Achille's Heal Gruit Ale: Tasting Notes

The completion of this recipe marks the beginning of a new era for me in terms of my gradual evolution as a home brewer;  bit of an eccentric home brewer at that. 835 more words

Fermentation

Wildflower Wednesday, August 2014

Today I join Gail at clay and limestone with heat loving wildflowers for August. No longer cool nor even somewhat pleasant, we’re crawling down the hard stretch of summer here in Austin, Texas. 444 more words

Achilles' Heal Gruit Ale

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) is probably one of my favorite native perennial medicinal herbs. It was one of the first plants that I learned to identify with confidence, and it is a common sight in many parts of the northern hemisphere, found virtually right across the top of our world. 754 more words

Ethnobotany

Yarrow and a bee - Day 8

Good afternoon!

Today’s post is a little later as I was working my thesis early this morning and got wrapped up in the windows side of the computer (I tend to keep my photo collection and uploading on the Mac Lightroom side).   302 more words

Nature Photography

Achillea millefolium

Latin Name: Achillea millefolium
Common Name:  yarrow
Family: Asteraceae
Plant type: Herbaceous Perennial
Origin: Europe to western Asia, North America
Hard Zone: 3-9
Mature Size: 3′ x 3′ 53 more words

Herbaceous Perennial