Giant Ironweed (Vernonia gigantea) is a gorgeous New York state native species plant that's listed as endangered and rare in New York, and is noteably difficult to find for sale, even at specialty native plant nurseries. NY Ironweed (Vernonia noveboracensis) is another native Ironweed species that's easier to locate at nurseries. Both Giant Ironweed and [...]
Yesterday I decided to set a precedent for 2013 by voting for myself, and getting out to the Nature Preserve that's a 7 minute drive from my house. A friend and her husband were out skiing, but otherwise I was alone with the outdoor sanctuary. - A sign like this makes me draw in a [...]
Your browser does not support the video tag Happy 2013. Wishing you 25 seconds of quiet by the Hudson River.