Tag Archive: botanical

Featured Flower: Violets

Violets, also known as viola, are a genus of flowering plants with hundreds of species throughout the world.  They prefer damp, partially shaded conditions.  Violets usually come in purple, but also appear in… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Flowering Quince

Flowering quince is a deciduous, spiny shrub of the rose family (genus Chaenomeles), with vibrant red flowers followed by round white, green, or yellow edible fruits.  They are native to Japan, China, and… Continue reading

Featured Food: Walnuts

Slow Cooker Walnut Oatmeal Ingredients: 1 Cup chopped walnuts 3 Cups whole milk (low fat milk or coconut milk are other options) 1 Cup steel cut oats 1 Tbs muscovado sugar 2 Tsp… Continue reading