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The Monarchs have arrived!

Not long ago I was talking about milkweed on here, and how much monarch butterflies love it. Today I saw the first monarch of the season. 41 more words


Photo of the Week - July 2, 2015

Independence Day is this weekend.  Fireworks have been going off in my my neighborhood for days now as people who apparently equate noise with patriotism are enjoying their right to put that feeling into action.   316 more words

Prairie Photography

Saving the Milkweed…

A friend in Winston gave me some milkweed cuttings.  I had read an article that offered information about several types of milkweed one could plant to attract Monarch butterflies, and I was really happy to put these new guys in the ground.  363 more words

Could You? Would You? Eat Your Weeds?

July 2, 2015

A great quote by Dr. Seuss:

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.  225 more words

Country Living

Milkweed Flower Buds Full Moon: a Ritual to Transform

Though I have other rituals and spells in Hearken to Avalon, the following is not one of them as Milkweed is native to the Eastern United States and not to England. 469 more words

Natural History

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Please Help Me to Get a New Camera => Hi my friends!
My Name is Randall and I live in Easton, MD USA. I’m 39 years old and I’m currently disable for multiple back injuries and Major Depression. 49 more words


Flower of the Day--Milkweed Flowers

In response to Cee’s June 29, 2015 Flower of the Day I am posting a picture of a milkweed flower that opened the day after I posted pictures for a June 27 weekly photo challenge (that post shows full milkweed plants with unopened buds). 101 more words

Organic Vegetable Garden