Stephen Pryce-Lea

I help find a natural balance in your garden, encouraging mindfulness at all times. I cannot think of a better place to appreciate life's value than at peace in a garden. Be kind to the life you live and those you share it with.

Oak tree Masting a Fascinating Phenomenon Nature’s Cyclic Abundance.

close up view of acorns on the ground

Oak tree Masting: Nature’s Cyclic Abundance to ensure species Survival In the grand tapestry of nature, certain events capture our attention and ignite our curiosity. One such phenomenon is oak tree masting, a remarkable reproductive strategy displayed-by certain oak species. With synchronized precision, these majestic trees produce an overwhelming abundance of acorns in periodic cycles. …

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 Growing Native Plants at Home

 Growing Native Plants at Home

 Growing Native Plants at Home  Growing Native Plants at Home – There’s never been a better time to grow native, with an engaged online presence the desire to grow native wild-flowers at home has never been stronger. Native plants simply belong and once clothed the planet in a localized protective blanket. I believe if we …

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5 Native Plants that Attract Hummingbirds – Free Planting Plan

5 Native Garden Plants that Attract Hummingbirds 5 native plants that attract hummingbirds – There are hundreds of wildflowers and plants that Hummingbirds will visit regularly to feed, in-fact as they migrate across the country they search for specific wild and garden plants to feed from, often resorting to feeders filled with sugar-water when flower …

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Direct Sowing Native Seeds at Home

Direct Sowing Native Seeds at Home Direct sowing native seeds at home, is an easy solution to incorporating local or regionally native flowers to your existing garden or even starting a wild garden from scratch. Many perennials and annuals can benefit from being sown directly on a prepared seed-bed. Requiring little preparation and limited aftercare, …

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Native Buttonbush – How to Sow, Grow and Care for this Magical, Marginal, Pollinator Plant

Native Buttonbush or Cephalanthus occidentalis is a wonderful pollinator plant for any garden, the hardy shrub needs very little aftercare as long as certain criteria are met. Often included as the structural part of a rain garden planting design, the shrubby plant is a long flowering woody perennial that reaches over 6ft if left unpruned. …

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Blue Sea Holly – How to Sow, Grow and Enjoy 5 of the Best Eryngium for Full-Sun Gardens.

Blue Sea Holly – How to Sow, Grow and Enjoy 5 of the Best Eryngium for Full-Sun Gardens. Blue Sea Holly is a striking, architectural, often silverized annual or short-lived perennial thistle you will want to grow from seed. Often seed in designer gardens, blue sea holly brings a bold dramatic effect to any garden. …

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Healthy Living

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Healthy Living Starts with Seeds Gardening for health a daily detox starts with seeds and will help improve memory, concentration, and diet. Healthy Living Starts with Seeds Did you know that adopting a daily detox can rid your body of hard metals and toxins naturally? Gardening for a Better Life! Choosing a healthy balanced diet …

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