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Lessons From Wild Leeks

I had an awful day.

I’m sure that there are millions of people who had a worse day than I did, which helps me put things into perspective… but I don’t want to minimize my own personal struggle because of this fact. 1,066 more words


Philippine Bonsai Society stages the 2015 PBSI National Bonsai Exhibition and Competition

The Philippine Bonsai Society, the premiere bonsai organization in the Philippines since 1973,  will be staging its 2015 PBSI National Bonsai Exhibition and Competition on May 13 – 20, 2015 at the Flower Garden area, Quezon Memorial Circle, Elliptical Road, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines. 364 more words


Warrington Plant Group moss day at Woolston Eyes

A rainy start for our visit to Woolston Eyes bed no. 3 didn’t deter four moss enthusiasts (and Paul!) from having a splendid day out. We repaired to the hide with some hastily grabbed specimens and got the book out to see whether we had found anything interesting…. 114 more words



Greening II, Monique Donckers, Botanikenhof, Antwerp

Crocus Iridaceae


Habitat Restoration Series: Native Plant Suggestions for Western New York/Southern Ontario – Part 2

Here is our second installment in our Habitat Restoration Series for Spring.


Native Plantings for WNY/Southern Ontario – Submission #2 for wet/moist soils:

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The Private Life of Plants

Broadcaster: BBC2

Year: 2013 & 2014 (originally shown 1995)

Genre: Documentary

The classic six-part series featuring David Attenborough – no notes yet, please feel free to offer recommendations for teaching using these programmes. 48 more words