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Powdery Mildew

By Nick Shamhart

The warm days and cool nights of early autumn are an ambrosia to powdery mildew.  A downy fungal disease that attacks most foliage and vegetables with impunity. 401 more words

Gardening Tips

More insects and Dragonflies!

Unknown damselfly (Order Odonata)

Unkown plant, looked neat

Might be a female eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)

Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica)

Bee balm or wild bergamot (Monarda fistulosa) … 75 more words

Nature Photography

Seed Saving: Monarda (Bee Balm)

The bee balm I planted last summer is popping up all over the garden this year so obviously I don’t need to save seed, but I still feel like it is a waste not to if I can. 176 more words


Bee Balm

Photographed August 17th, 2014 at the Paul Smith’s College Visitor Interpretive Center, Adirondack Mountains, New York.


Fall Flower Bed Is Dream Come True For Hungry Birds

By Phran Novelli

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Or the beak-holder in this case.

As summer winds down and flowers die back, many turn into bare brown knobs atop dry tan stems. 152 more words

Watch + Listen

Miss Sweet's Bee Balm Infused Honey

The pasture where I go for the occasional run has turned out to be one of the best spots close to the house for wildcrafting possibilities, I’ve seen so many herbs come and go throughout the seasons.  501 more words