Monday, July 09, 2007

egrets and pickleweed

Pickleweed is an inter-tidal plant with the unique ability to grow on the edge of saltwater bays...   For the water it needs, the plant uses a membrane to filter out most of the salt...   Any salt that does pass into the Pickleweed gets stored in bulbous-like extremeties that eventually fill with salt, die, and fall off...


At Monday, July 09, 2007 1:47:00 PM, Blogger griesmail said...

it is so beautifull where you live and you have eyes for it


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