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Pipevine Swallowtail Butterflies

One of my mom’s favorite pet projects was the propagation of the Pipevine Swallowtail butterflies, a native butterfly. I remember helping my mom collect the leaves the caterpillars pupate on, then feeding them sometimes three and four times a day … Continue reading

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Holiday Herbs

I can hardly believe that Thanksgiving is just weeks away.  Here is an excerpt from Martha’s book, A Pocket Full of Posies on the focus of herbs during the holidays.  Enjoy! ***** Herbs come into focus during the holidays. Sage … Continue reading

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More August garden photos

Here are a few more photos from the garden. All photos taken by David Klemp.

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August photos from the garden

All photos taken by David Klemp.

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Our garden in May

All photos taken by David Klemp. “Ches”, short for Cheshire, is one of several feral cats we have on our property.

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Our garden in May

All photos property of David Klemp. It is butterfly season in the garden.  This is a photo of a young pipevine swallowtail caterpillar.

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Our garden in April

So much happens in April in our garden.  Not only did we have a hive swarm for the second time (sorry, no photos of this one), but butterflies abound and flowers are abundant. All photos taken by David Klemp.

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