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Siberian Miner’s Lettuce

(Candy Flower) Montia sibirica Natural. Low growing herb to 12” high. Wild edge of shady forest plant. Flowers on long thin stem, five notched petals, star-shaped, with thin red lines. Blooms March to June. Leaves long petiol basal leaves forming … Continue reading

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Three Things

Three things in human life are important.
 The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind. 
~Henry James 

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Friendship

Friendship is like a May flower. It grows more beautiful every year. ~Unknown

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Miner’s Lettuce

Siberian Miners Lettuce (Candy Flower) Montia sibirica Edible leaves and flowers are nice in salads. This grows wild in our area. Natural. Low growing herb to 12” high. Wild edge of shady forest plant. Flowers: on long thin stem, five … Continue reading

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Siberian Miner’s Lettuce

Siberian Miners Lettuce (Candy Flower) Montia sibirica It’s really spring when one can nibble a leaf or flower while walking the trails. Miner’s Lettuce is the best tasting wild salad greens.  Stems, leaves, flowers and roots are delicious raw or … Continue reading

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