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Kollar Nursery, a Northern Maryland Ecological Oasis

by Miska Redmond ✎ MEMBERS AND FRIENDS of Wild Ones Greater Baltimore had the honor of touring Kollar Nursery at summer’s end. The family has owned and operated Kollar since 1985. Located in rural Harford County near the Pennsylvania border, the nursery is the brainchild of an exceptionally knowledgeable and ecologically minded family. Started by […] Continue reading "Kollar Nursery, a Northern Maryland Ecological Oasis"

How Swamp Milkweed benefits a variety of pollinators

by Anne Gneo ✎ DURING THE SUMMER OF 2023, observing the diversity of life taking advantage of the resources provided by Asclepias incarnata (swamp milkweed) became a daily activity. Every day brought new discoveries. The swamp milkweed emerged as the weather warmed in spring, continuing to grow to 4-5 feet and blooming in mid-June. The […] Continue reading "How Swamp Milkweed benefits a variety of pollinators"