Daily Archives: July 29, 2015

Farmer Creek

It has been so HOT and with little rain there is no water running thru the creek, but the flowers are so pretty this summer.

Black-eyed Susan (rudbeckia)

 

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Spiderwort

They grow in the wild and are edible and nutritious.  I haven’t tried them (and probably not going to).

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Vitex (angus-castus) or Chaste Tree

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Joe-Pye Weed

All parts of this plant are edible.  Joe Pye is said to be named after a Native American, Jopi who used this plant to cure typhus in the 1800’s.

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