2:00PM Water Cooler 11/21/2022 | bare capitalism

By Lambert Strether of Corrente

Affected person readers, I have to end up a submit on Twitter. Discuss amongst yourselves! That is an open thread. –lambert

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Contact info for crops: Readers, be at liberty to contact me at lambert [UNDERSCORE] strether [DOT] corrente [AT] yahoo [DOT] com, to (a) learn how to ship me a verify if you’re allergic to PayPal and (b) to learn how to ship me photos of crops. Greens are fantastic! Fungi and coral are deemed to be honorary crops! In order for you your deal with to look as a credit score, please place it at the beginning of your mail in parentheses: (thus). In any other case, I’ll anonymize through the use of your initials. See the earlier Water Cooler (with plant) right here. From AG:

AG writes: “The plant is the very aromatic Horsemint (Agastache urticifolia), which grows at larger elevations of the Sierras. These ones have been at 5,600 toes, in a meadow close to some seeps. Vegetation can vary from 3 toes tall to over six toes in favorable situations. The chook is a Rufous Hummingbird, nectaring on its migration from Canada to components south. There was an enormous decline of their numbers as their low–elevation migratory feeding areas are worn out—simply too far between the ‘islands’ that stay… Though we develop plenty of Epilobiums for them on our property, we noticed only one this yr…”

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