As the cold weather set in we’ve been scurrying to install solar powered internet where there’s some heat! I’ve tried it, typing on a computer with gloves on doesn’t work.  For those who don’t know, we’re located off the grid in the Buffalo River National Forest area and my computer hook up was in an […]

Wild Comfrey – The Comfrey that isn’t Comfrey

In my early years of plant identification, using only a few inadequate plant guides, I was overjoyed to find a huge patch of “Wild Comfrey” nearby. Rabbits had eaten all but one of the Russian Comfrey plants I’d planted so I thought of it as a reprieve. I didn’t have the preferred comfrey, but I […]