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WHAT IS ORNITHOPHILY?

Ornithophily is the pollination of flowers by birds. Plants pollinated by birds generally have flowers with extra sweet, highly concentrated nectar. The blossoms are typically red or orange and have a long tubular shape, which allows them to hold ample amounts of the sugary sweet nectar. 118 more words

Birds

MY MONARCH BUTTERFLY PROGRAM AT THE SAWYER FREE LIBRARY

Dear Friends,

Please join us at the Sawyer Free Library on Thursday November 12th at 7:00 pm for my Monarch butterfly program. I am especially, especially excited to present to our community.  35 more words

Monarch Butterfly Migration In Crisis

MY MONARCH BUTTERFLY PROGRAM AT THE SAWYER FREE LIBRARY

Dear Friends,

Please join us at the Sawyer Free Library on Thursday November 12th at 7:00 pm for my Monarch butterfly program. I am especially, especially excited to present to our community.  48 more words

Native Plants

Kim Smith Monarch Butterfly Program at the Sawyer Free Library

Dear Friends,

Please join us at the Sawyer Free Library on Thursday November 12th at 7:30 pm for my Monarch butterfly program. I am especially, especially excited to present to our community.  48 more words

Gloucester

A Splash of Color for Winter Weary Eyes!

Cosmos bipinatus

In preparation for the upcoming season of programs that I give, which are centered around designing gardens to support pollinators, one of my jobs is to refresh and update the photos that are an integral part of the presentation. 72 more words

Gloucester

TBT ~ The Cheetah Coat

Liv sent this snapshot that Matt took over New Year’s. I designed the coat that she is wearing before she was born (!); and also designed a coordinating pencil slim skirt, too. 75 more words

Family

Spring Has Sprung at Willowdale! FREE Event in the Garden Tuesday Night!

The tulips are at peak perfection, and just in time for my Artist Spotlight Event! The warm weather this weekend coaxed many to bloom, and the cooler temperatures predicted will keep them very pretty. 41 more words

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