Diane Von Furstenberg Womens Zip Up Knee Length Pencil Skirt bluee Size 6 nokhhv142-Skirts

D'un a dix Skirts 793829 BrownxMulticolor 38

MarinLink serves as Home Ground Habitat Nursery's fiscal sponsor.


DVF Diane von Furstenberg POTTER gold Cropped Pants Trousers sz.10 NWT

I’m quick when it comes to spotting potentially edible foods in the wild; partly from lots of reading about California flora, and how the native peoples provided for themselves; and partly from an all-consuming curiosity that’s been with me since childhood. I like to decipher the connections between plants; what’s related to what; and I’m willing to try almost anything once.   

DVF Furstenberg Ginsy Palace Tiger Animal Print gold Brown Mini Skirt Size 10DYWEAR Ironman Superhero Avengers Crossfit Micro Fiber Leggings Women ColombianE17 - Ladies AM PM by Espiral Strap Tank Flowing Jumpsuit -Earl Jeans green leather pants, Size 30Earth music&ecology Skirts 444199 bluee S


EAST CAPRI PANTS TROUSERS 3 QUARTER LENGTH 100% LINEN NAVY blueE UK SIZE 10 BN
Eberjey X Rebecca Taylor Lou Silk Short
  • Male house finch at the feeder

EcoStinger Women UV Sun Predective One Piece Swimsuit Chlorine Resistant XS-3XLEDC BY ESPRIT Lederhose Echtleder Leather Pants black Gr. M 38Eddie Bauer sz 4 green & purple wool blend lined skirt classic country versatile

In years past I’ve participated in Cornell University’s "Feeder Watcher Program", which engages citizen scientists all across America to help compile statistics on songbirds. One year, the observations of individual watchers was used to help monitor and track the spread of an eye infection amongst house finches.


Eddie Bauer Women's Top Skirt Set Camel Tall XL Knit 100% Baumwolle Made USA Vtg

Redbuds

Ef-de Skirts 210961 Pink 13EILEEN FISHER 2x Cobblestone Brown Washable Stretch Crepe Slim Ankle Pants NWTEileen Fisher Army Green Wide Leg Pants Trousers Sz PS Petite Small Cotton Blend

About eighteen years ago I was enrolled in a Nursery Management class at the College of Marin and our instructor always had plant propagules to share with his students. One day he took a bag of moist perlite full of stratified, and germinating redbud seeds from the refrigerator to share with the class. I took a dozen or so to grow on; but it wasn’t until several years later that I noticed some minor differences in the leaves of certain specimens: some were fully rounded, or with a slightly indented notch, others showed a delicate little tip to the rounded form; making the leaf almost a heart shape.  


EILEEN FISHER CASUAL PANTS SIZE SMALL BROWN WHITE
Eileen Fisher Cuff Capri Pants Sz M Organic Cotton Stretch Flat Front Tab Cuff
  • Juncos spend much of their time on the ground

Eileen Fisher Heavy Organic Linen Cropped Wide-Leg Pant Size 10 (Retail 178)Eileen Fisher M Pants Flat Front Elastic Waist Slip-On Merino Wool Deep PlumEileen Fisher NEW Beige Womens Size XS Stretch Slim Ankle Pants 168- 264EILEEN FISHER NWT Stretch MUSEL Wide Cropped Pants S Small 138

Brush piles like this are wonderful cover for a lot of the ground feeding birds, and also benefit the raptors – both hawks and owls – because of the great cover for the rodent populations. Brushy areas also create nesting sites for the Juncos. These little sparrow relatives are very successful breeders, even with nests right on the ground! The lovely brown, tan and grayish tones of their plumage are perfect camouflage.


  • Cobweb Thistle in a sunny border
    EILEEN FISHER Pants Knit Elastic Waist Brown Wide Leg Cotton Blend Sz M DD3876 Cobweb Thistle in a sunny border

Micro-Habitats; Knowing Your Land

My husband and I live on a south facing hillside situated above the Novato Creek floodplains; it’s a beautiful, warm, and sunny spot with a great vantage point. Our hill, called Cherry Hill on some maps, is a part of one of the ridges extending from Mt. Burdell, the 3rd highest peak in Marin County, and we’re directly facing Big Rock Ridge, the 2nd highest spot in Marin. When the skies are clear, we can actually see just a little tip of Mt. Tamalpais, the highest peak in Marin! To the east, we can see the twin peaks of Mt. Diablo, which is the highest peak of all in our area and therefore the base meridian of much of northern California.

Eileen Fisher Russet Washable Stretch Crepe Slim Ankle Pants 3X NWT 178Eileen Fisher Slouchy Taperd Pants-Lightweight Tencel Twill-Rye-Size XS-NWT 178Eileen Fisher TENCEL Viscose Broken Chevron Cropped Wide Leg Pants Ecru M 238

Even so, with not much more than an inch of rain, I’m witnessing an almost instantaneous re-greening of the landscape! Within days thousands of seeds are germinating; lots of grasses, and a great variety of weeds and wildflowers. This is where the fun begins. I love the challenge of identifying these minute plantlets. Sometimes I’m already so familiar with the plant that I know it from the cotyledons, but very often I need to see the first true leaves before I really know what they are.

Thinking About Weeds

Eileen Fisher Wide Leg Crop Knit Pants Viscose Size Large FREE SHIPPINGEILEEN FISHER WOMEN'S NAVY WIDE-LEG SLIT CROPPED PANTS SIZE XLRGEILEEN FISHER XS Navy bluee Organic Cotton Stretch cropped Pants Bin-OElbeco Women's Navy Tek3 Emt Pants - E2884LC-8 Women's Pants

ELEGANT SUIT WOMAN CAFE' black QJA413 CAMEL GREY SOFT FANTASY SCREWEDELENA MIRò skirt woman cm 68 elastic waist 54%polyester 45%wool 1%elastaneELFORBR Skirts 880537 blueexMulticolor 38Elie Tahari navy wool stretch work skirt with deep slits 4Elie Tahari Women's Nova Knit Pants Charcoal Melange Size 2 NWT 198

Here’s where my thoughts about weeds differ from those of many others; weeds are not all bad! 

ELISA CAVALETTI Leggings Hose Broccato Gr. M (38) Koll. HW17 18 women ITALIA Pantaloni jogpants ragazzo LARGHI BRILLANTINI RIGHE perle vintage

Pages