Giant Hogweed (see below) is not the only poisonous plant you need to know about. Winter would be a good time to study up.
Take a look at the Socrates Project publication from VTech.
A new guide to native plants in RVA is out. Click here to download: Plant Virginia Natives
Hope you are enjoying the butterflies this summer. Click here for some plants to plant so you can attract more next year!
Who knew that Owls would light up under black light. Take a look at this Northern Saw- whet Owl under Black Light
Despite the gloomy weather, the calendar says it’s Spring. The Bumble Bee Watch is and interesting “citizen science” activity you might want to check out.
April Species spotlight – The Common Eastern Bumble Bee, Bombus impatiens – Photo by Sheila Colla