Golden Larch Needles

Friday, July 29, 2011 by

The Golden Larch derives its name from its needles which turn a brilliant gold-yellow before falling off in the Autumn.

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Golden Larch

Friday, July 29, 2011 by

The Golden Larch is not a true larch, but it is in the Pine Family.  Although a conifer, the Golden Larch is deciduous (losing its needles before winter).  True larches also lose their needles in...

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Moth in Demonstration Gardens

Friday, July 29, 2011 by

Butterflies aren’t the only winged beauties.  Find many photo-worthy moths fluttering around Klehm.

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Sunflower in Demonstration Gardens...

Friday, July 29, 2011 by

Sunflowers can be found in the Demonstration Gardens each summer at Klehm.

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Vibrant Coneflowers

Friday, July 29, 2011 by

Klehm is home to a wide variety of coneflowers.  These are especially bright examples.

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Project Noah

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 by

Be a Citizen Scientist – Documenting & Discovering Nature When you visit projectnoah.org  you will discover “… a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.”  Everyday technology brings new ways for the average non-scientist to support nature.  In 2010 Project Noah launched becoming a great resource for those who care and want to contribute.  Their site provides phone apps and web resources to track plant and wildlife, manage and record sightings, and get involved with local “missions” which focus on anything natural from documenting mushrooms to endangered species.  Plus, they offer users the chance to submit photos for identification.  Visit projectnoah.org and discover your chance to support plant and wildlife research and...

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