Flora

Mini studies in the flora of Arkansas and North America.

The Mystery of an Oak Gall Uncovered
I’ve seen many oak galls over the years but never really gave them much thought until recently when a friend
Poison ivy is one of the biggest foes of outdoor lovers. Being able to identify poison ivy can save you from a lot of itching!
How to Identify Poison Ivy
Poison ivy is one of the biggest foes of outdoor lovers. Being able to identify poison ivy can save you
Have you ever wondered about how plants and trees survive in the winter? What physical changes occur? What keeps a plant or tree from dying? Let's find out!
Nature and Winter | How Plants and Trees Survive in Winter
Have you ever wondered about how plants and trees survive in the winter? What physical changes occur? What keeps a
Watershield (Brasenia schreberi) – A Native Aquatic Plant
This spring I noticed this green leafy plant growing all over the surface of our small pond. At first I
Indigo Marbled Pumpkins
When the weather starts to cool, I love going to the pumpkin patch.  We always go to Peebles Farm in