First Corn!
Gardens

First Corn!

Not much has changed over the last week with the gardens. They have been healthier since we pulled out the squash plants, probably because the gardens are now attracting less squash bugs. We did pick our first ears of corn this week, they have finally begun to dry out. You can see a photograph of … Continue reading

Medicinal Plants of Kuaua
Museum / Nature

Medicinal Plants of Kuaua

Visit Coronado Historic Site to touch, smell, and learn about local plants. The Coronado Historic Site property has a surprising abundance of plant life. The site covers three ecosystems; a desert landscape, the Rio Grande Floodplain, and the riparian zone directly along the Rio Grande’s normal path. Rangers Ethan and John recently attended the 16th … Continue reading

Baby Gourds
Gardens

Baby Gourds

This week our canteen gourds have begun to produce small gourds, we were worried that it was not going to because it had been blooming for the last few weeks, but nothing had produced. Our beans are continuing to produce many pods, and our corn is also still doing really well. We also removed what … Continue reading