Pedagogy of the Plants

Orbweavers, Oranges, Epiphytes, and Espada

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The colorful spinybacked orbweaver only lives a few months.  The photogenic Lake County resident above found a sunny spot in an orange grove.

The Florida Citrus Growers Association Responds to a Proposed Law Requiring Handwashing Facilities in the Fields

by Martin Espada

An orange,

squeezed on the hands,

is an adequate substitute

for soap and water.

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  1. Love the poem. Excellent photos! 😀

    Scriptor Obscura

    January 21, 2012 at 4:47 am

    • After taking those photos, I was warned by a local that trespassers in the groves could get shot. Thanks again for your comments.

      Cameron Brooks

      January 21, 2012 at 6:01 pm

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