We are all fired up at Felix Neck! And why shouldn’t we be? Summer staff is here, camp is going strong and we are getting ready for...
Atlantic Chilton
It might be taking it too far calling us two peas in a pod. The more I learn, however, the more alike we seem. Maybe this is an inter-species example...
Newspaper man Horace Greeley was overly optimistic in his assessment of the outcome of the battle between human and pest. In the mid 1800s, he...
poppy
You could blame the devil for spawning this horned plant. Or you could hold Thomas Jefferson responsible for its appearance on America’...
The hardest conker usually wins. Methods for hardening your conker include soaking or boiling it in vinegar, baking it or painting it...
Don’t needle me too hard for missing out on this one. Though I have a sharp eye when it comes to wild edibles, somehow stinging nettles...
butterfly
My activities last weekend were punctuated with exceptional beauty. During Felix Neck’s annual bird-a-thon fundraiser this past...
plant drawing
This little plant is the apple of my eye. Found in wet meadows and woods, May apple beckons the botanist with its unique appearance, ancient...
Money doesn’t grow on trees. It does, however, grow from flowering plants -- if you know where to look.

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