Metallic Green Bees.

It was 13 degrees Fahrenheit Late Thursday just before midnight after being 83 degrees on Wednesday afternoon. It was a…

Sunflower.

Snow this morning, they are predicting 3 inches but it has mostly melted on the warm ground. It was in…

Persistence

Imagine one of those melted clocks in Dali’s painting “the Persistence of Memory.”  Or think about how the computer has…

Hollyhock

The hollyhocks just keep coming. This stalk by the gate is full of blooms. The weather people are predicting snow…

Carotenoids

The Days are shorter, the temperatures are cooler and the garden responds with changes that paint with a different palette.…

Aspens.

People say a grove of aspens is one of the largest organisms on the planet.  Whole forests of these trees…

Fall.

The first really cold night of the season.  Time to bring some of the more delicate plants back into the…

The Pole Dancer

Not that long ago people argued that only humans experienced emotion. One glance at this dragonfly should convince you of…

Colchicum

In the spring the leaves erupt from the ground and then die back as the heat of summer sets in. …