26 Aug Solar Dyeing || #3

Smooth sumac is a common thicket-forming tree here in Oklahoma, usually found on the edge of prairie and disturbed sites such as roadsides.  It's native, and pops up in these areas as a primary succession species to make way for the slower growing, more shade...

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23 Aug Honeybee Activity

Several months ago I posted about the bee colony living in a huge hackberry tree in my neighborhood.  At the time I was excited about the amount of activity I was seeing; however, that activity was nothing compared to now.  The mild weather this summer must have...

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