I Heart My Lil Red Battle Wagon

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My Mazda B4000 turned 20 years old this year!  It came free to me from my best friend, Morgan, when he bought a new truck a few years ago.  Thanks Morgan!  He made a custom rack, shown in photo above holding a 200 lb roll of weed barrier for the nursery.  A couple years ago […]

The Swarm

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This is what they look like when preparing to swarm trim.B950FCC6-6C59-4A64-82C3-F7C746F23C60 After they fly in a slow moving cloud to a nearby bush, they start to form a ball around the queen trim.37CC3A33-9232-43AA-A560-3927F150197E Here is a the retrieval of a swarm from blackberry bushes trim.D548CAD9-C428-42F9-8012-2B1203012634

Restoration at the Nursery

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The land where Seattle Native Plants Nursery is located was occupied by invasive blackberry, ivy, and laurel upon arrival.  Four years of removal and maintenance have yielded a landscape now dominated by native species both in pots and planted in the ground. Now efforts are being made to expand restoration efforts to land adjacent to […]

New Hive

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Check out the new hive.  Trying to figure out how to embed posts, but a link will have to do for now. https://www.facebook.com/SeattleNativePlants/posts/140539976120998