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October 22, 1783 (a Wednesday)

On this date, the naturalist Constantine Samuel Rafinesque was born in Galata, a suburb of Constantinople. Throughout his life he traveled extensively, collecting specimens wherever he went, and wrote and published constantly. 247 more words


"Life After Lawn" Sustainable Lawn Replacement Workshop

Well, I’m at it again! This Saturday, I’ll be speaking for TWO HOURS at a workshop on sustainable gardening with a focus on replacing lawns! 450 more words


Storm Debris Discovery Reveals 100+ Years Of North Texas History

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ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – An interesting discovery was made while sifting through storm damage debris. A storm, with winds of more then 90 miles an hour, roared through Arlington earlier this month. 470 more words


Pyramidal orchid

Whilst restoring the herbarium collection at Kendal museum I have had the pleasure of viewing some Pyramidal orchid specimens (Anacamptis pyramidalis). 193 more words

Kendal Museum

Autumn Blooming Flowers 10-21-2014

Happy Tuesday to you all!!

Click HERE to see what was blooming last year!!

If you can figure out what I was taking a picture of here, I will send you the booby-prize!! 65 more words

Phenology - Zone 5A