cherries
It's late summer and I am finally getting into the spirit. My inspiration is a bumper crop of wild cherries, which will make for a very cordial...
coneflower
Dr. H.C.F. Meyer was a true believer. His passion was purple -- purple coneflower -- and it would be correct to say that he was the first...
crab spider
“Patience is the greatest of all virtues.” Though Cato the Elder figured this out around 200 BC, it is likely that crab spiders could...
tiger Beetle sand
These brilliant beetles are easy to spot and hard to forget. Spots are the way to identify the six-spotted green tiger beetle, but don...
Dewberries do it delectably! These little berries are delicious off the vine an can also be destined for drinks and dessert.
It was never a good idea to bug Johan Christian Fabricius.Fabricius was a Danish zoologist who specialized in insects and was way too busy for any...
common milkweed
Asklepios, the Greek god of healing and medicine, was known for his life-savings abilities.Ironically, the genus of his botanical namesake, Asclepia...
hermit crab
The housing crisis affects us all. While the ups and downs of the Island real estate market are not a major concern for these crustaceans,...
We are all fired up at Felix Neck! And why shouldn’t we be? Summer staff is here, camp is going strong and we are getting ready for...

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