Monthly Archives: October 2014

Cattails

Cattails

Edible, great plants for cleaning, and beautiful as they sway in the fall wind.

 

When the saints come marching

When the saints come marching

I can only imagine it looking like this.

 

Hairy grass

Hairy grass

Yep. Weird I know. But this grass is definitely unique :).

 

What flooding does

What flooding does

A few years ago the river was flooded quite extensively. As water has a good way of doing it deposited a line of wood …

 

Stopmotion fall

Stopmotion fall

Enough said.

 

Another plant

Another plant

Wild ginger? I’m not sure.

 

Plant identification please

Plant identification please

What is this plant? I know I’ve seen it, but I can’t place it.

 

Riparian Region

Riparian Region

The western edge of Iowa is flanked by trees and vegetation, so massed that it’s hard to walk through. This is what happens with …

 

Non Managed Wildlands

Non Managed Wildlands

In Riverside Park there is a whole section with no trails and it’s overrun and un-managed. To me this is a beautiful playground …

 

Midwest Modern

Midwest Modern

This picture says quite a bit about our values. Corn Cribs, rundown sheds, towers, agriculture…