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Freebie Friday: Free Desktop Wallpaper


Happy Friday! Here are some free desktop wallpapers for you to enjoy! Click on image to download and save onto your computer. Related articles Freebie Friday: Beautiful Flower Desktop Wallpapers (funflowerfacts.com) Sunflower wallpapers (nicubunu.blogspot.com)

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Tired of mowing? Replace your lawn with wildflowers!


Maintaining a lawn is expensive and time consuming. We spend countless hours fertilizing, watering, weeding and mowing our lawns and just as many hours complaining about how our neighbour’s lawn is greener.  Lawns are overrated and unnecessary, especially if you … Continue reading

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Wildflowers stop Mad Max dead in his tracks!


The 4th sequel of the infamous Mad Max movies was to return to it’s original filming location in New South Wales, Australia, which is normally a desert wasteland. Perfect for the Mad Max series wouldn’t you say? Nature however had … Continue reading

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Wildflowers of Ireland: A Personal Record


Written by  Zoe Devlin, this book is near and dear to my heart as you all know how much I love flowers but you may not have known that Ireland is where I hail from; in fact all of my … Continue reading

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France’s Wildflowers Vanishing from the Countryside


For thousands of years France’s wildflowers flourished beside crops of wheat, rye and other cereals, but now they are disappearing; some are already gone like the Pheasant’s eye, Cornflower, Corncockle and Venus’s looking glass. In fact out of 102 wildflower … Continue reading

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Update – A Field of Dreams is alive and kicking in the UK


Now that the summer season is over, the Wildflower “Field of Dreams” is being harvested for next years planting. About 150 volunteers, nicknamed the happy harvesters, attended the Field of Dreams flower seed harvest. The wild flower meadow – See … Continue reading

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Goats in England are saving rare wildflowers!


Now here’s an interesting story, goats in England have a job to do & it’s an important one! It’s their job to control the scrubby regrowth on the Avon Gorge in Bristol, England. Why? To restore natural grasses and flowers … Continue reading

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