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Queen Anne’s Lace

Queen Anne’s Lace

Queen Anne’s Lace (Daucus carota) also known as wild carrot is a biennial invasive with a long taproot. It is native to...

Woodland Restoration Efforts

Woodland Restoration Efforts

We bought additional acreage in 2012 and this summer the work in the woods begins. The additional land consists of 12 acres...

A Rose is a Rose

A Rose is a Rose

There are good roses and bad roses and multiflora rose (Rosa multiflora) is the worst!! Often noxious and invasive plants...

Nymph or Larvae?

Nymph or Larvae?

What’s the difference between a nymph and a larva? For years, I’ve heard both terms but hadn’t given it much thought. This...