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The land of butterflies

A few times in the last week I have had to just go and take a breath whether it is for an hour or ten minutes. 79 more words

Garden Party

October 20, 2017.  An invitation we initiated in March has brought exactly what we hoped for – migrating Monarchs arrived this afternoon, four days after first blooms opened on the new blue mist bush.  59 more words


Horticulture Report: Gaillardia aristata

Plant Name: Gaillardia aristata
Common Name: Gallo Peach Blanket Flower
Plant type: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 12-16 inches
Spread:   12-16 inches
Bloom Time:  Spring to late summer   95 more words

Ashland Garden Club

Counting butterflies (2017)

It is October, and it got a bit chilly here in Denmark. It is October, it is chilly and windy, but sunny. Sunny October in Denmark? 358 more words


Haiku: Butterfly Garden

Colors entice them
Petals and nectar attract
Comes the fluttering

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/30/17

Photo of Jefferson Vineyards Garden, Charlottesville, VA by Gary Lucas 9/30/17… 10 more words

Cluttered Closet

Spicebush Swallowtails

The spicebush was one of the first butterflies I took a picture of when I started this journey three years ago, and so holds something of a special place in my heart. 263 more words


August in the Butterfly Garden

After time spent walking the trails at Holden with my friend Lisa, I captured some pictures in the Butterfly Garden before heading home. Strangely enough I didn’t see many butterflies. 59 more words

My Trail Walks