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October Blossoms 2012

02 October  2012 Here, near the coast in Southern California, plants blossom all year long. Of course, individual plants don’t blossom all the time (although some come close) and there are always blossoms to be enjoyed. Examples of what is … Continue reading

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House-flies Love Avocados

[  Most recent update:  30 September 2012.  ] The common housefly is very fond of avocado. We have a couple of avocado trees in our garden, and avocados regularly fall from the tree if we are a bit late in … Continue reading

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Dixie and Lois (Ducks)

[[  Most recent Update:  05 July 2012.  ]] Dixie and Lois, an update Yes, it’s Dixie and LOIS, not Dixie and Louis. Several weeks ago, we found that we had misnamed Lois – – she began laying eggs. For a … Continue reading

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Ducks

17 July 2008 [[  Most recent Update:  28 September  2012.  ]] Summertime distractions have kept me from updating this blog for the past few weeks. Here is an entry to get things rolling again. Dixie and Louis, our pair of … Continue reading

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Adolescent Ducks

30 May 2008 [[  Most recent Update:  28 September 2012.  ]] Dixie and Louis in their “wading pond”. We have been using a small wading pond to let the ducklings get some exercise swimming around and diving below the surface. … Continue reading

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