Old Friends

Starbursts of California Buttercup, long blooming.             Old Friends Our morning walks are meetings with many old friends, natives to this area, always blooming in the same locations. They are a little later this year with the cold winter and early spring, but they remind us, This is the beginning,… Read more »

Pollinator Report: What’s Blooming: California Buttercup

Although the dry winter has also meant fewer wildflowers this year, we can always count on the prolific California buttercup. Its sunny blossoms skip through much of the landscape and last a surprising amount of time throughout the spring. California Buttercup blooms The bad news? They are listed as poisonous to our goats!  Fortunately the… Read more »