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Making Wildflower Babies in March!!

Congratulations! You’ve decided to embrace the magical world of wildflowers! You’re completely psyched and can barely wait to welcome pollinators and beneficial bugs to your beautiful backyard blooms. But wait! It’s almost April! Is it too late? Not by a … Continue reading

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Curtis Prairie

For the second installment of meadow month, I thought I’d talk about one of the most famous meadows in North America.  Famous not only because it was such a successful restoration project but also because one of the most famous … Continue reading

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And the seasons they go round and round…..

For reasons that really don’t matter, I was in a snitty stressful place this morning. Nonsensical mutterings and stressful sighs peppered my walk out to the flower fields. I first encountered some late blooming Black-Eyed Susans and straightaway cut them … Continue reading

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EVIL ME!!! Enabling Your Wildflower Addiction…..

Window Shopping for Wildflowers If, like me you’ve got an addiction to the beauty and low maintenance ways of wildflowers you’re constantly scoping out native plants to feed your wildflower need. Late summer is loaded with wildflower beauty!!  Allow me … Continue reading

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A Prairie Birthday

While I was at the University of Guelph studying Environmental Sciences, I took a course called Introduction to Environmental Stewardship. It was the first course where my textbook wasn’t a textbook at all: A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold. … Continue reading

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