Information, recipes, and fun facts about one of my favorite weeds, the sow thistle.
Growing English bluebells is quite easy, although the whole process is slow, taking 4 to 5 years for the seedlings to grow bulbs big enough to produce flowers. Having said that, it is almost the only way to buy traditional English bluebells as it is forbidden to take the bulbs from the wild.
Kalunay or kulitis is known in many other names such as Chinese spinach, spleen amaranth, ptee and uray. Learn more about amaranthus dubius that is valued as a leafy vegetable in this article with photos of amaranthus dubius from seedlings to maturity.
Information, folklore, recipes, and resources -- all about the delicious, nutritious clover plant.
Our woodland garden is filled with a variety of native plants including Jack-in-the-Pulpit and Indian Pipes, and mixed with ornament shrubs and flowers that attract birds, bugs and other critters.
Information, recipes and fun, all related to the lovely dandelion.
How to identify poison ivy and distinguish it from other, similar plants in the woods. Poison ivy images and description, along with examples of mimic plants. This article also includes prevention tips and treatment options, including natural remedies.
Papait, also known as brahmi or water hyssop is a small aquatic plant. Easy to grow and packed with nutrients, it is one of Ilocano people's favorite herb, eaten raw with chopped tomatoes and chives with fish sauce.
A guide to the English Bluebell - what they look like, where and when to find them and how they feature in myths and folklore...
Plantain has all of the health benefits of spinach. Use it on mosquito bites and the itch will go right away.