A guide to some of the pretty wild flowers that can be found in the Dorset countryside.
A guide to the English Bluebell - what they look like, where and when to find them and how they feature in myths and folklore...
Day trip to Waterton Lakes National Park yielded an abundance of bear grass and a moose at the end of the trail.
Introductory guide to foraging in England with details of some common plants to get you started. Contains brief information on laws relating to foraging and links to find further information on this.
Small farmers and suburbanites alike can earn extra income by growing catnip to sell. Catnip (Nepeta cataria) is easy to grow in many areas of the United States. In fact, it's often considered a weed! Because it's so...
Most native prairie plants prefer well-drained, or even dry, soils. However, if you are interested in a native prairie border or restoration project on your land and are stuck with heavy clay or poorly drained soil,...
Pipsissewa is a valuable herb, but almost forgotten in modern times. The Native Americans used pipsissewa extensively, and it is reputed to help alleviate rheumatism and arthritis. Who knows?
An eclectic Moss Garden with a variety of plants and objects...evolved from wanting a tranquil area to relax...an attempt to make it my own from my imagination.
Plantain has all of the health benefits of spinach. Use it on mosquito bites and the itch will go right away.
What is teaberry and where can it be found? A once common gum flavor, teaberry is a wonderful tea herb as well as a safe evergreen ground cover.