Regrowth in Lava

Mid-November, 2018   Four months after the lava ceased flowing, I walked over the narrowest part of the River of Lava which is several miles east of our farm. As I carefully tapped my way across the hardened lava, I noted signs of regrowth.  The trees burned and pushed over by the force of theContinue reading “Regrowth in Lava”

Living the Dream on Hawai’i Island

The Lava has come and gone, as it has for millions of years. Some folks are heading back to the mainland or Alaska after losing their homes to the will of Pele, goddess of lava. Many farm families shrug off the inconvenience of access roads to markets that are still blocked by lava.  They continueContinue reading “Living the Dream on Hawai’i Island”

Alien Weeds

Patterson Clark shared his harvesting and art making processes at the Annual Meeting of the Audubon Naturalist Society last week at Woodend Sanctuary in Chevy Chase, Maryland. I admire his dedication and inventiveness.  Take a look at his brilliant art made of weed pulp paper and essence of weed ink, plus a ferocious amount ofContinue reading “Alien Weeds”

Sydney Botanic Gardens

Met marvelous painter Charlotte Thodey at the pyramid that houses tropical plants in Sydney’s botanical  gardens.  Weird chattering flying foxes shelter in the botanic garden trees, considered a nuisance by some. Heliconias, orchids of miniscule to generous size, rubber trees, ferns, jasmine displayed in several glassed spaces. The gardens extend to the harbour area, aContinue reading “Sydney Botanic Gardens”

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