Tag Archives: native plant

Pawpaw Harvest

What is a pawpaw? a. someone’s grandpa b. a tropical fruit better known as papaya c. a fruit that grows wild at least as far North as Virginia and West Virginia? Actually – all of the above! I have been … Continue reading

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Hiding Inside the Soil: Winter Food

It is hard to believe that this time of year, after the ground has frozen and re-frozen for months, and was smothered with snow for most of winter, that there would be anything left that would qualify as food. And … Continue reading

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