Wednesday Vignette: Prehistoric

“The ferns constitute an ancient division of vascular plants, some of them as old as the Carboniferous Period (beginning about 358.9 million years ago) and perhaps older.” (Encyclopaedia Britannica)

All Flowers Keep the Light

“Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.” — Theodore Roethke, from “The Stony Garden” in Straw for the Fire: From the Notebooks of Theodore

No Lifetime Is Long Enough

“It is apparent that no lifetime is long enough in which to explore the resources of a few square yards of ground.” ~Alice M. Coats

Earth Garden IV: Zak Preserve (BRLT)

A photo series from a visit to another Boothbay Region Land Trust property, in Boothbay, Maine: The Zak Preserve (PDF).  It’s the largest of the