Fun facts and recipes, all about the dainty chickweed.
Interesting and beautiful, the Prairie Anemone is one of the first flowers of spring. An old Indian legend tells how this lovely flower got its fur coat.
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.
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.
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.
1. Leaves and steams of the nettles has small fragile hair, which actually are the capsules, full of several liquid chemicals, including formic acid. While touching the leaf, a hair, sharp like a needle, gets into your skin, then breaks down, and...
Call me crazy, but I get euphoric when I see violets pop up in the spring. Something about the bright purples against the green leaves, makes me happy and draws me to anything with violet decoration.
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, don't despair! There are many...
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.
Spore Bearing Plants Info Michael Drummond Spore bearing plants differ from seed bearing plants because they reproduce asexually, that is without flowers and fertilization processes that combine the genetics of two different plants of the same...