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Buyer’s Guide for the Fall 2013 OVLC Native Plant Sale

For brevity’s sake we will refer to it henceforth as BGF2013OVLCNPS.  It is this Saturday morning from 9am-12pm. By reading this sentence you have legally forfeited your rights to skip it. But before we descend into native plant nirvana I … Continue reading

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Summer in the Sierras Day 1 – Parker Lake

Before we get to nitty-gritty let me once again plug this amazing field guide by John Muir Laws.  Every picture hand-rendered, an indispensible companion not only in the Sierras, it does a pretty darn good job down here. Smoke blowing … Continue reading

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Bird Song

I’ve been trying to sneak Jerry & the Boys into a post for months… It’s a bit of a shoehorn but I guess I’m still giddy from Sunday night’s Furthur show. On to Ojai’s bird songs… Summer is finally over, … Continue reading

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Ramblers on the Road

Santa Barbara beckoned, the Botanical Gardens less than an hour away.  Sarah mashing her delicate digits on the ole Canon, Mother Nature strutting her proverbial stuff around every corner.  So much quality to share that I have to break it … Continue reading

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