Category: Mike Weis

Tuberosa Spotlight

By Mike Weis, KAWO member One of the most beloved plants for native plant gardeners is Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa). This plant is so popular that even the big box stores carry it—a native with mass appeal. Undoubtedly, those bright orange flowers that attract legions of pollinators are gorgeous and unmistakable. They jump out to […] Continue reading "Tuberosa Spotlight"

Garden Rhythm

By Mike Weis, KAWO member “It’s got a good beat and you can dance to it.” That was a common response from dancers when asked on the 20th century television program American Bandstand for their review of a newly released pop hit. It’s an overly simplistic music criticism cliche by this point but there’s truth […] Continue reading "Garden Rhythm"