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Know Your Natives – Marginal Wood Fern

Marginal wood fern (Dryopteris marginalis) of the Wood Fern (Dryopteridaceae) family, an evergreen, twice-cut fern, occurs throughout much of the eastern U.S. from Texas and Minnesota to the Atlantic Coast, but is mostly absent from the Gulf Coastal Plain and unknown from Louisiana and Florida.  1,028 more words

Native Plants

Li ch'iu – Inizio dell’autunno - da 7 a 22/8 2016

Come ho già scritto più volte, le stagioni del calendario cinese hanno il loro picco nei quattro principali eventi astronomici, equinozi e solstizi; l’autunno quindi, essendo centrato attorno all’equinozio autunnale, inizia circa un mese e mezzo prima, all’inizio di agosto. 850 more words

Calendario In Giardino


Suddenly spring is here. After a few days of sunshine lilies find their way to the surface. Unfortunately so do the red lily beetles.

Lilium dimension and red lily beetle… 96 more words


My 'oak' tree

Oh dear… last week’s trip to Kew and a look at some of the huge range of oak trees there inspired me to go and take another look at my oak tree in High Wood. 230 more words