May 1, 2017

This old field is in the process of succeeding to forest but the successional species now include exotic invasives.  The white flowering tree is ornamental (callery) pear, teasel is in the fore ground and ravennae or false pampas grass (hard to see in this spring shot)...

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Rant of the Month

Unfortunately, most people have limited gardening ability or environmental ethic; including many "professionals" employed to choose, install and maintain plants and design landscapes. This page highlights specific examples of the incompetence and deficiency with commentary on remedy or recommendation for course of action. Examples are numerous and easy to find -- rarely requiring me to travel far from home.  Hopefully, these postings will make the task of finding examples more difficult.

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