Category: Out and About

In the Woods

As much as there is going on in the garden, I can’t help but write about two exciting spring events happening in the woods over on my parents’ farm.

Disease Alert: Ova paschalis

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Corresponding with the arrival of gradually warmer temperatures at the end of the winter season, the appearance of Ova paschalis fruiting bodies is a curious phenomenon of the spring season in many parts of the United States.

Got Rocks?

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Have you ever noticed that other gardeners always have more difficulties than you do? You mention that you have deer/rabbits/voles/Japanese beetles/shade/whatever, and then you hear how the other person has the same problem but much, much worse than… Continue Reading “Got Rocks?”