Pine Bluffs Post - Serving all of Eastern Laramie County since 1908

Wildflowers

 

Courtesy of Mike Heath

Clockwise TL Larkspur, Scarlett Globemallow, Prairie Coreopsis, Penstemon.

For the last couple of weeks my wife has been trying to get me to mow the yard. I'm not saying she was wrong because, frankly, I've been a bit on the lazy/busy side and haven't wanted to take the time to mow it. I will readily admit that it did need it. And still does. My honest excuse is that I don't want to mow the grass until it has a chance to go to seed. To better understand my reasoning you need to know that our yard is all native prairie grass and pretty much resembles the prairie as it was before we moved in. The good part of that decision is that it takes less to maintain it and it...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021