Have you ever noticed how many things in the natural world have spiral patterns in them? It's the Fibonacci sequence. This short video provides a short illustration of the incidental math behind the … [Read more...]
Here's two definitions:
1 :a branch of science dealing with the relations between climate and periodic biological phenomena (such as bird migration or plant flowering).
2 :periodic biological phenomena that are correlated with climatic conditions.
The easist way to describe it is, annual firsts in nature: when things happen in relation to seasonal changes.
If you want to know the best time to plant bulbs in fall, nature provides many signs and signals. As fall transitions into winter, there are many seasonal changes that tell us the time is … [Read more...]
There are so many old-fashioned garden wisdoms passed along through generations but which ones actually work? I'll walk you through some examples and you can see if they seem right to you. Also … [Read more...]
Phenology is the study of plants and animals through the seasonal changes. Those of us who love nature often notice these signs and signals, where one event leads to the next through the weeks and … [Read more...]