Archive for October 14th, 2007

Witch hazel

Sunday, October 14th, 2007

When we were walking around the block yesterday, we notices some witch hazel growing along the other association’s road. I learned about witch hazel from Lois & Sandy Brown probably thirty years ago. It blooms very late in the year, even after frost, and keeps its flowers through a lot of the winter. Insects have […]

Local turkeys

Sunday, October 14th, 2007

There were eight wild turkeys in our side yard today, chowing down on crabapples and whatever else was around. I hope they found a few japanese beetle grubs. Anne and Matt had seen turkeys on our property last year the day before Thanksgiving, but this was the first Arlene and I have seen any here. […]