Charles Darwin identified the Pinguicula genus in the 1870s.
“Wort” is defined as a plant or herb, and recently I have become acquainted with some carnivorous ones.
This year, I’m going to buy more plants that provide food and shelter for pollinators.
Since the 1830s about 99 percent of American tall grass prairies have been destroyed.
George Eliot wrote, “Delicious autumn! …And if I were a bird, I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.”
It's best to purchase wildflower seeds and plants from nurseries that specialize in natives.
Since trees are well and truly rooted to their spot, they must rely on other agents to help them cross pollinate, or they must self pollinate.
In September we get our houseplants ready to move back indoors.