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February 7: Linden

Today’s flower goes by several names: Linden, Lime Tree, and Basswood. However, in the language of flowers, it conveys only one meaning: “Conjugal love.”

In the springtime,  105 more words

Language Of Flowers

Always Learning & That's a Good Thing!

As we’re coming up on our first full week here in Scottsdale I’m finding that I, a life long teacher; am now in the different role as the student!   1,182 more words

Scottsdale Adventure

Linden Basswood

Most of us have heard of common yard and garden weeds being used for salad greens, but one of the best wild salad plants in North America is a tree, the basswood or linden. 823 more words


DIY Wood Burned BFF State Sign

I have the greatest best friend! We have been friends for a really long time. She is always there for me, but we live pretty far apart these days and rarely see each other.   643 more words

Basswood Surfaces

Unter der/den Linden

By Larry Hamilton | Tree Warden | Contributor

This tree warden essay is motivated both by the amazingly large production of seeds this fall—dropped under the linden or basswood here in Charlotte—and by a September sojourn in Europe. 607 more words

Tree Warden

How to make wood burned ombre alphabet art

I am in love with the ombre effect, especially in art. Wood burning is an easy way to make an ombre effect. For this art project I chose one of my favorite art themes, letters, to use the ombre wood burning technique on. 317 more words

Basswood Surfaces