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Lessons From Wild Leeks

I had an awful day.

I’m sure that there are millions of people who had a worse day than I did, which helps me put things into perspective… but I don’t want to minimize my own personal struggle because of this fact. 1,040 more words


Philippine Bonsai Society stages the 2015 PBSI National Bonsai Exhibition and Competition

The Philippine Bonsai Society, the premiere bonsai organization in the Philippines since 1973,  will be staging its 2015 PBSI National Bonsai Exhibition and Competition on May 13 – 20, 2015 at the Flower Garden area, Quezon Memorial Circle, Elliptical Road, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines. 364 more words


Plant of the Week

As I was talking a walk through Dallas, Texas, I noticed many gorgeous flowers on the highway, thanks to United States President Lyndon B. Johnson for passing the Highway Beautification Act.   148 more words


A basket of thanks

I got this beautiful basket of ranunculus, geranium and several kinds of mint from my sis a couple of years ago. I don’t remember what the “Thanks” was for, but today I turn it around to say “Thanks” to her for this pictorial keepsake. 32 more words


Tree Swallows

Countless species of woody plants, native and exotic, invade abandoned farmland after a few short years. Dogwoods, viburnums, honeysuckles, buckthorn, multiflora rose and white ash are prominent colonizers in this area. 157 more words

Nature Photography

17. April. 15 - Dandelions are Liars

My first poem on the site, it is under “Chapter 2. The Nature of things’. Enjoy!