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Tuesday View: 24/01/17

The last few days here have been very cold but settled, frosty and still. Pretty to look at. The frost barely defrosts even in direct sunlight and so little actual garden work can be done.   328 more words

Tuesday View

Seedhead Sunday

Scott at Rhone Street Gardens had the idea of posting a picture of seedheads on every Sunday. The inspiration was well-timed, as fall and winter are the seasons for seedheads in the garden. 83 more words

Native Plants And Wildflowers

Changes in the land

With apologies to William Cronin for taking his title, this is an update on changes in my land — the old field, the wood lot and the election. 470 more words


Greater Fritillaries

There is a group of butterflies known as greater fritillaries, or silverspots (their underwings often have multiple silver spots). Three species of greater fritillaries can be found in the Northeast: Great Spangled, Atlantis and Aphrodite. 135 more words