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Second flush

This is a closeup of the oak tree we planted in the front yard last year, taken today. Many trees put out a small second flush of new leaves around this time if growing conditions are good. 147 more words

Environment

Wednesday Vignette

“Ever seen a leaf – a leaf from a tree?”
“Yes.”
“I saw one recently – a yellow one, a little green, wilted at the edges.

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Snow

Next Training Exercise: "Know Your Veggies"

RECRUITS!  The last one to reach the top has to do 100 laps around this thing, whatever it is.

Photography

Specks of Spiders

This tale was originally published by Loret T. Setters on July 3, 2015 at the defunct national blog beautifulwildlifegardencom.

Do you wipe webs off your plant leaves?  688 more words

Insects

Lacey Leaves

Unfortunately, some bugs have been having too many snacks on my mixed salad leaves.  I thought it best to plant my next crop in a different container, which I have covered with a thin fleece in the hope of deterring these particular bugs from striking again.

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