Hive Update

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Today was mite treatment day. I use formic acid, which is found naturally in the hives but not quite in this concentration. The mites can’t take it and the bees are just annoyed for a couple of days. The small … Continued

99 bulbs revisited

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The 99 bulbs finally came up and bloomed. It was really fun to see the hard work in the fall show up so colorfully many months later. In the past, I had always tried to plant just pink and white … Continued

Animal Garden

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At the beginning of fall we have our last flower of the year blooming in our animal garden.  Turtle head grows about three feet tall and we have it growing and thriving in what seems to be entirely the wrong … Continued