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AMERICAN BEAUTYBERRY (Callicarpa americana)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: AMERICAN BEAUTYBERRY (Callicarpa americana)

Showy shrub with pink/white blooms and gorgeous fruits. Boon to wildlife, particularly pollinators and birds who enjoy the pretty magenta colored fruits. 87 more words

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Medicinal Wild Plants of the Prairie: An Ethnobotanical Guide by Kelly Kindscher

This is one of my favorite books in my small library. My copy is worn and crinkly from having spent a summer out in eastern Montana, bouncing around my work truck, now covered in fine red dust from the hills. 980 more words

Ethnobotany

STINKING CAMPHORWEED (Pluchea foetida)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: STINKING CAMPHORWEED (Pluchea foetida)

perennial; strong scent; likes wet conditions. leaves are a pretty green edged in burgandy. Attractive to Pollinators such as the grey hairstreak butterfly (Strymon melinus) shown in the photo. 40 more words

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Native species in public and private gardens

The first book in a series of books about native plants aiming at the conservation of Eastern Mediterranean Landscapes through the promotion of the use of native trees in public and home gardens, streescapes and national forestry programmes. 268 more words

Conservation Of Eastern Mediterranean Landscapes

One Linden Leaf Roll, Please

Our contribution to the class foraging dinner: quinoa, almonds, cranberries and red pepper wrapped in leaves from a linden tree.

I’m in the home stretch with classes here at UNISG. 630 more words

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A Little Prairie Soul Medicine

Ahhhhhh—chooo! 

Echinacea – the name almost sounds like a sneeze, doesn’t it?

So perhaps it’s not surprising that the pale purple coneflower of the Illinois prairie, … 404 more words

Prairie

TURKEY TANGLE FOGFRUIT; CAPEWEED (Phyla nodiflora)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: TURKEY TANGLE FOGFRUIT; CAPEWEED (Phyla nodiflora)

Groundcover. Also called fRogfruit in some areas or matchsticks. really brings in pollinators of all kinds (shown Ceraunus Blue Butterfly (Hemiargus ceraunus)) 61 more words

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