Articles written by: Seattle-Charlie

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Sundrops, Oenothera Fruticosa: Bright Yellow, Four-Petaled Flowers in Late Spring
Gardening

Sundrops, Oenothera Fruticosa: Bright Yellow, Four-Petaled Flowers in Late Spring

Reaches a height of 12 to 18 inches and produces terminal clusters of bright yellow four-petaled flowers in late spring.

A Cautionary Tale: Super Bowl 50
Videos

A Cautionary Tale: Super Bowl 50

As you watch the choir video it is obvious behavior has consequences; the message here is celebrate your team responsibly.

What 3 Things Will Make Your 2016 Special
Health & Fitness

What 3 Things Will Make Your 2016 Special

Every year is a great adventure or a missed opportunity. I like to start each year with the Lao Tzu quote – ‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.’

Go Red for Heart Disease in Women: National Wear Red Day® on Feb. 5, 2016
Health & Fitness

Go Red for Heart Disease in Women: National Wear Red Day® on Feb. 5, 2016

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, and is more deadly than all forms of cancer combined.

Mazus Reptans, Mazus: Excellent Choice to Soften Your Garden Path
Gardening

Mazus Reptans, Mazus: Excellent Choice to Soften Your Garden Path

This is an excellent ground cover for small areas, it is also an effectively grown between stepping stones, or in rock gardens.

Magnolia × Brooklynensis ‘Yellow Bird’: Rare 3 Inch Yellow Flowers Bloom In April
Gardening

Magnolia × Brooklynensis ‘Yellow Bird’: Rare 3 Inch Yellow Flowers Bloom In April

An excellent specimen, small shade tree, or accent for your landscape should be planted where spring flowers can be appreciated.

Yellow Loosestrife: Five-Petaled, Primrose-Like, Bright Yellow Blooms June to September
Gardening

Yellow Loosestrife: Five-Petaled, Primrose-Like, Bright Yellow Blooms June to September

Flowers that are cup-shaped, five-petaled, and bright yellow bloom primarily in terminal panicles from June to September.

Tamba Ko The Jaguar
Videos

They Are So Cute, Such Gentle Creatures and They Are In Crisis: The Worlds Elephants

It is estimated that the world’s forest elephant population during 2002 and 2011 was reduced by 62% during that time.

Lupinus Russell Hybrids, Lupines: Huge Erect Spikes of Densely-Packed, Pea-Like Flowers
Gardening

Lupinus Russell Hybrids, Lupines: Huge Erect Spikes of Densely-Packed, Pea-Like Flowers

Flowers bloom from late spring to midsummer on stiff stems rising from clumps of palmate compound green leaves.

Goldflame Honeysuckle: It’s Fragrance On A Slow Moving Summer Breeze Is Amazing
Gardening

Goldflame Honeysuckle: It’s Fragrance On A Slow Moving Summer Breeze Is Amazing

Wildly popular for it’s extremely fragrant tubular, rose pink flowers with yellow interiors that bloom June to August.