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Purpley. Prickly. Sprouting up quickly
by every fence
and every tree.

Hiding the rabbits of suburbia.
Every lawn needs
a Barberry bush.

Early Morning Breakfast

Det hender dessverre at dybdeskarpheten ikke blir helt hva man forventer, men jeg synes denne krabaten var så søt at han fortjente å bli husket for sin innsats. 101 more words


Plant of the Week ~ Berberis (Barberry)

This week we take a look at delightful shrub that is both eye-catching and great for wildlife – Berberis (barberry)! These perennial shrubs make great points of interest in the garden on their own or you can plant them as a hedge for an attractive, yet effective barrier. 414 more words

Wildlife Gardening

On weaving nests and fatherhood

I find it amazing to discover what birds will use to build their nests and how some will determinedly hang on to the dribs and drabs of life to construct a home. 667 more words


Interstitial 82: Oops

The tiny berries are no longer on the barberry bush. I touched them and they broke off the stem onto my finger. Oops!

Interstitial 82: Oops by aldabwoods on tookapic


Interstitial 46: Bare Barberry

I enjoyed watching the bare barberry (sounds like a name for a distillery) branches light up in reddish brown tones when the sunlight shone through the trees. 34 more words