Pedagogy of the Plants

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Cephalanthus occidentalis

Click here for buttonbush photos taken over 1,700 miles away from the one featured above.

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 16, 2019 at 12:13 pm

Hairy White Oldfield Aster

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Symphyotrichum pilosum

Evening Primrose, Oenothera macrocarpa

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Written by Cameron Brooks

July 8, 2016 at 8:11 pm

American Trout Lily, Erythronium americanum

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Hikers flock to Raven Cliff Falls Trail for the rush of falling water, but a trip in early April offers subtler beauty along the way.


Since ninety-nine percent of trout lily plants are non-flowering, the illusive perennials pictured above are one-percenters thriving in the mountains of White County.

Mountain Laurel, Kalmia latifolia

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Mountain Laurel 1


Mountain Laurel 2


Mountain Laurel 3


Written by Cameron Brooks

July 20, 2014 at 11:45 am

More Orbs!

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Twice as many melons swell on the vine this summer, and they need support before the all-you-can-eat buffet opens for insects on the ground. ¬†Click here to see last year’s crop, and stay tuned for a new and improved hosiery hammock/trampoline design…

Written by Cameron Brooks

June 25, 2012 at 9:42 am

Premature Cornus florida

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Written by Cameron Brooks

April 7, 2012 at 10:37 pm