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Year of Plenty

Name That (Other) Native Plant

 (Craig Goodwin / The Spokesman-Review)
(Craig Goodwin / The Spokesman-Review)

Here' another one from my outing yesterday. There were just a few of these gorgeous yellow flowers down in a little valley. They stood out like glistening gems. I'm thinking Coreopsis or Rudbeckia type flower. Anyone know what this is?



Year of Plenty

The Year of Plenty blog was created by Craig Goodwin in the winter of 2008 to chronicle the experiences of his family as they sought to consume everything local, used, homegrown or homemade. That journey was a wonderful introduction to people and movements in the Spokane area who are seeking the welfare of the community through local foods, farmers markets, community gardens, sustainable transportation, and more fulfilling and just patterns of consumption. In 2009 and beyond the blog will continue to report on these relationships and practices, all through the eyes of a family with young children. Craig manages the Millwood Farmers' Market, is a Master Food Preserver and Pastor at Millwood Presbyterian Church. Craig can be reached at goody2230@gmail.com