First On The Scene: Milkvetch


Garden, Identification, pink wildflowers, purple wildflowers, spring wildflowers, Thoughts, Weeds, white wildflowers, Wildflowers

Milkvetch is one of the first wildflowers on the spring scene, and has earned my respect as the hardiest of the hardiest.

March 30, 2016

The Wildflower That Saves Lives


autumn wildflowers, edible, medicinal, Photography, pink wildflowers, purple wildflowers, summer wildflowers, white wildflowers, Wildflowers, yellow wildflowers

Learn what makes Rocky Mountain Bee Plant a true friend and life saver for both humans and bees. Then learn how to identify it in the wild.

August 4, 2015

Dirty Wormy Moves To The Desert


Photography

It’s time for me to get down-to-earth and back to nature. Welcome to the wild and untouched (relatively speaking) American Southwest!

ps Everything is prickly here. Ouch.

June 18, 2015

Birdsfoot Trefoil: Small Yellow Wildflower


autumn wildflowers, Identification, Photography, spring wildflowers, summer wildflowers, Wildflowers, yellow wildflowers

Learn how to identify this sweet and tough little yellow wildflower that sprouts up all across the globe.

July 30, 2012

The Best Secrets


inspiration, Thoughts, Uncategorized

The best secrets cannot be told. They must be discovered and experienced – by you.

June 27, 2012

Plant Identification: Prickly Pear Cactus


edible, Identification, medicinal, spring wildflowers, summer wildflowers, Wildflowers, yellow wildflowers

How to identify prickly pear cactus, plus edible and medicinal uses.

June 21, 2012

Reversed Haploa Moth


Bug, Identification, moth, Photography

Like many other moths, Reversed Haploa can be found resting on low lying leaves. Their coloring makes them stand out against the greenery, amplifying their aesthetic. The wing design reminds me of an ethnic pattern. What do you think of when you see this moth?

June 18, 2012

Tweetle-e-tweet


Uncategorized

It’s official! Dirty Wormy has joined Twitter. You can follow @Dirty Wormy for live updates, plus special secret tidbits that you’ll only get through DW tweets.

June 16, 2012

Open Water Lily


inspiration, nature quotes, Photography, Thoughts

We each have our own unfolding of a story. When we are just beginning to bud, it is difficult for others to see or imagine the impending beauty that will arise… but as we open to the world around us others are sure to marvel at such an exquisite sight.

June 15, 2012

Afternoon Delight


Bug, Identification, true bug

Here’s some bug sex for all you peeps out there (myself included.) What else would you expect from a dirty wormy?

June 14, 2012