Posts Tagged 'plants'
Tags: butterflies, flowers, plants
Tags: bees, flowers, insects, invertebrates, plants
This should be eaten by a bird, the single seed within spread elsewhere, hopefully to germinate into one of these lovely three-leaf-type trees.
This wonderfully aromatic plant–from the roots to the leaves–was long used by Native Americans for medicinal purposes. It was also one of the major colonial exports back to Europe, for it was reputed to work on the pox! (It didn’t, but what-evs.) In addition, it was the original source for root beer, since banned as carcinogenic, and filé powder. To paraphrase a certain spider, “Some Tree!”
Tags: bees, flowers, Green-Wood, honey bees, insects, invertebrates, moths, plants, wasps