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Honestly

Lunaria Annua is a wildflower of striking beauty, blooming in early April, in the Columbia Gorge. Common name: “Honesty”

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One Heck of a Name

The naming of wildflowers goes back to the beginnings of human language. As it happens, the shrub that produces this flower has a bark that peels back in many layers, so they named it “ninebark.”
…”Whatever”  
I can understand that thinking. But… apparently one variety of this flower is called: “Ninebark Diabolo” [...]

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Cute as a button?

A scene from the micro world. “Bachelor’s button” is the most common name for the little blue flower that glows so nicely on cloudy days.  A bright buttercup offers complementary counterpoint.

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