Of the many species of plants that I encounter, the spikey ones are often the most interesting. It is true that I do visit some odd habitats and locations, but Southern Prickly Ash always gets my attention when I spot it in the places I frequent. But the thorns and spines are just some of the traits of this curious tree.
Gulf Islands National Seashore in Mississippi has a wide range of park programs planned for 2024. These educational and informative Ranger-led programs…
Have you seen cicadas in the news lately? There’s a lot of excitement about the periodic cicadas that only emerge every 13 or 17 years, depending on location.
As far as spiders that live in our homes go, the Southern House Spider is the largest and most imposing – certainly when you first spot one.