Attract Birds, Bees & Butterflies

08/17/2019 Ken Davis

Monarchs, Swallowtails, and bees are in trouble, but we can help!  This class goes into all the details of how to help the local natives.  Because they like so many of the same plants, hummingbirds are simply a bonus to…

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Bee Stings + Pain Free Remedies

09/21/2018 Ken Davis

By Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Because we’re gardeners and work around many flowers it’s bound to happen: a bee stings us.  Coincidentally, although it had been several years since any of us Lains had been stung, just last week…

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Helping Bees Find Our Gardens

07/31/2015 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Bees are essential pollinators, pollinating about a third of our nation’s crops. We would have far fewer food options without these little workhorses, but bees are in trouble and local gardeners can help them.…

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