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Forum: Education For 06-30-2014, 10:59 AM
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Posted By JulieRaeJ
The early visiting hummers spend lots of time at...

The early visiting hummers spend lots of time at the Heuchera richardsonii just off my deck. Was surprised since the blossoms are miniscule but the birds checked out every one. Being the native...
Forum: Education For 06-23-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,136
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Awesome photo of the Hummer on Monarda,...

Awesome photo of the Hummer on Monarda, Papercarver!
Forum: North American Native Plants 01-15-2011, 11:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Wow! "wilt fire tongs"--sounds just a bit...

Wow! "wilt fire tongs"--sounds just a bit scarey!:)
Forum: Birds Including Raptors & Hummers 12-12-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 469
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Bad weather

We finished with about 15" of snow & the wind is still howling & blowing it around. Now there are dangerous wind chills forcast for a couple of days & many of the area schools are already closed for...
Forum: The Dead Lawn Society (Healthier Choice Gardeners) 12-12-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 602
Posted By JulieRaeJ
What an amazing transformation! These youngsters...

What an amazing transformation! These youngsters undertook a difficult project & persisted with it to success. Appears the community is accepting the natural outcome too.
Forum: Invasive & Potentially Invasive Flora 12-08-2010, 10:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,266
Posted By JulieRaeJ
It is almost unbelievable that they did not know...

It is almost unbelievable that they did not know citrus! Has our education system left that many cracks?
Forum: North American Native Plants 12-04-2010, 01:07 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,915
Posted By JulieRaeJ
I am partial to Lespedeza capitata (Round headed...

I am partial to Lespedeza capitata (Round headed bushclover), Eryngium yuccifolium(Rattlesnake master), & Sorgastrum nutans (Indiangrass). Of course these are favorites of mine through the growing...
Forum: Invasive Fauna 12-03-2010, 12:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,029
Posted By JulieRaeJ
clock So mean!!

That's just not nice to tease so late at night. Now no one will sleep in anticipation of your unveiling!:tease
Forum: Vegetables other than tomatoes 10-28-2010, 07:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,569
Posted By JulieRaeJ
On our family farm (which is no longer in the...

On our family farm (which is no longer in the family) we would store UNWASHED potatoes, onions, & squash in an old cistern which hadn't been utilized for many years. This was in SW Minnesota & the...
Forum: Cryptogams 10-27-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,867
Posted By JulieRaeJ
camera2 Contribution--oh my!!

jpdenk, these are amazing photos. You must have lots of plantings available for pics or you cover a lot of ground to find them all. Thanks so much for sharing your album.:smileyclap
Forum: Sustainability 10-22-2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,077
Posted By JulieRaeJ
I agree, this needs to be easier. Not all of us...

I agree, this needs to be easier. Not all of us are techies! I feel fortunate to have mastered a cell phone to make calls!!
Forum: Daily Dose of Outrage 10-21-2010, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Yes, that grower must be gotten in hand-he is...

Yes, that grower must be gotten in hand-he is feeding too many people some healthy & tasty food!
Forum: Green Blogs and Websites 10-21-2010, 09:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,870
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Morpho Butterfly 2 It's very obvious that a great deal of effort was...

It's very obvious that a great deal of effort was invested in getting this site put together. You can be proud of the results. There is a lot of information here.:)
Forum: Daily Dose of Outrage 10-17-2010, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 494
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Good grief-our own tax dollars being used to cram...

Good grief-our own tax dollars being used to cram crap down our throats!
Forum: Birds Including Raptors & Hummers 10-17-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,623
Posted By JulieRaeJ
bluebirdhappiness Blue bird display

There has been a gathering of Bluebirds at the bird bath several evenings recently. They are such vigorous bathers with lots of splashing! Did not see any this weekend-the 1st I've not worked all...
Forum: Insects, Arachnids, & Gastropods 10-17-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,527
Posted By JulieRaeJ
dragonfly01 Photogenic bugs!

:waveThese photos are just awesome! Thanks for sharing them. Just invested in a digital camera myself so now I need practice & opportunity to attempt similar shots. You folks have set the bar very...
Forum: Butterflies & Moths 09-19-2010, 01:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,241
Posted By JulieRaeJ
butterfly Monarch sightings

WOW!! That's a lot of monarchs at one time! Be sure to take good care of them there on the East coast so the species continues! :happydance
Forum: Butterflies & Moths 09-19-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 964
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Pronunciation

If you heard me pronounce some of them you probably would not recognize the Botanical names! My language study was German rather than Latin.:)
Forum: Butterflies & Moths 09-18-2010, 10:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 964
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Morpho Butterfly 1 Zizea sp.

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It seems you know what ziza/zizzia are, but I couldn't find any info under your spelling either!



Are these the Zizea aurea, Golden alexanders, & Zizea...
Forum: North American News and Current Events 09-16-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By JulieRaeJ
flask Antibiotics in food

This is very discouraging information but it really is not surprising. We all know that resistance develops when any medication is over used. We have developed our very own line of Super Bugs. Help...
Forum: Birds Including Raptors & Hummers 09-16-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,676
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Hard to choose-they are all great photos! Thanks...

Hard to choose-they are all great photos! Thanks to all contributors.
Forum: North American Native Plants 09-16-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,275
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Backyard

That IS an amazing backyard view! Love it!!!:)
Forum: Livestock 09-16-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,198
Posted By JulieRaeJ
thistle Raising chickens

We raised hundreds of chickens on the farm when I was a kid. That was before all the growth regulating junk they put in the feed-most of which we ground ourselves anyway from our own corn crop. I...
Forum: Tips, Tricks, Techniques, and Experiments 09-15-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,772
Posted By JulieRaeJ
I got my degree from U of M at Mankato. Took me a...

I got my degree from U of M at Mankato. Took me a lot of years to find the native plant world. Some of the plants I nurture now were ones I pulled out of the soybeans as a kid on the farm!
Forum: Tips, Tricks, Techniques, and Experiments 09-14-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,772
Posted By JulieRaeJ
Thumbs up Collecting Penstemon seed

Clip the seed heads off-try not to tip them if they are opening already. Place them on a sheet of smooth fabric or plastic until they dry thoroughly. Much of the seed will fall out onto the material...
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