the background information is all from Wikipedia.
After my last story, I wanted to do one more and finally came up with the idea of using 'weeds' and here it is.
The previously "unknown" In the initial version was finally identified by Cindy Reid, who works at Alpine Flowers and gifts, as a "Hattie's pincushion". I found and included some background and re-sequenced it alphabetically. Thank you very much cindy.
- Native to grassland in temperate Eurasia and North Africa.
- AKA - Bird's-foot deervetch.
- The flower is less than 1/2" across.
- It is often used as forage and widely used as food for livestock due to its non-bloating properties.