Syrup found her raccoon in the mulberry near the wildflower bed. She had once climbed this tree as far as the crotch and descended so ungracefully that I thought she had given up on tree climbing. But… But the racoon was safe How did Syrup get down?
Early in the summer a couple of my neighbors gave me packets of wildflower seeds. I didn’t know what (if anything) would come up; even after the seeds germinated I couldn’t recognize the plants. But now! We have a forget-me-not, poppies, Some feathery stuff that might be cosmos… and other things I still can’t identify […]
The the purple bee balm and another wild flower (Joe Pye weed?) are blooming. Black-eyed Susans are coming up in odd places. And the blackberries and tomatoes are ripening.