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Roses and Red Foxes: Wildlife in Howard County

Wildlife spottings all around Howard County: Hawk, heron, groundhog, and rabbit spottings are in abundance now. Deer and chipmunk spottings are increasing. Dayton, MD: I saw a red fox at my grandpa’s house. Centennial Lake: Lots of rabbits, a deer, … Continue reading

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Roses: Grandpa’s Garden

The following photos are from my grandpa’s garden in Dayton, MD. A kind of Kniphofia For more information on Kniphofia read an old post of mine: https://rosesrocksandredfoxes.wordpress.com/2012/06/16/roses-kniphofia/ Red Clover Honeysuckle growing on a reaching limb

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Favorite Local Places: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

I’ve been there twice now and it is a beautiful BEAUTIFUL place. I first went with my environmental science lab class and we got a tour of the marshland. Our guide could talk with a passion about the place forever … Continue reading

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Red Foxes: Dayton, MD (Update)

I have been up the road a few times in the last month and there has been plenty to see. All the cow farms have their beautiful cattle out and about grazing. The resident snow goose is still at it’s … Continue reading

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Red Foxes: Hummingbird

The pièce de résistance of a visit to my granpas house: a hummingbird, though hard to see, coming up to my grandpas hummingbird feeder. It came up twice but this was the first time I could get a picture of … Continue reading

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Roses: Pics From Grandpa’s House

The following are plants from my grandpa’s house from mid May. His azaleas were past their peak, but still not too bad looking. I missed the peak days for his poppies too but he had one or two still hanging … Continue reading

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Roses: Backyard Wild Flowers – Year Two

Last year I planted wildflower seeds in my backyard, my first contribution to the “garden”. Stalks sprouted but that was the extent of growth last year. THIS year however has grown much better results. The following pictures are from the … Continue reading

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