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Arachnid Innocence Project aka Justice for Spiders

Last night I ran across a photograph I took at Duke Gardens a few years ago of a light green spider on a Polianthes tuberosa flower.  I’d seen them before on occasion, but didn’t know the name, so off to … Continue reading

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Winter Reflections

In the business of horticulture here in zone 7b, winter is a time for regrouping.  It’s a dormant period for many of us, just like that of a plant, time to slow down many of the more public processes and … Continue reading

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So What’s a Zen View?

So what’s a Zen View anyway?  Sounds kind of spiritual, doesn’t it?  The experience can certainly be spiritual if you’re open to it, but unlike a lot about spirituality, the magic of the Zen View can be easily understood. I … Continue reading

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