Wren's Gate

A collection of gardens, nature, and celebrations of the seasons.

We have a government that says it’s okay to eat Twinkies and Cocoa Puffs and Mountain Dew, but it’s illegal to drink raw milk and eat compost-grown tomatoes and Aunt Matilda’s pickles.

From sustainable farmer Joel Salatin. Quote captured by Amy Eddings on WNYC Culture blog.

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ecobota:

bartramsinbloom:

Erythronium americanum
American Trout-Lily
April 11, 2014

Growing in the Native Woodland garden, near the American Chestnut tree

Taken at Bartram’s Garden, Philadelphia Pennsylvania

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