Ostrich ferns (which we eat as fiddleheads in early spring) in a brilliant green circle.
Raindrops exchanging gossip about the weather on a lady’s mantle leaf.
Swallowtail butterfly enjoying the nectar of Dames rocket blossoms in late spring.
These intrepid birds raise a brood just above our barbecue grill every summer.
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