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Bristlecone Pine

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Plant of the Month:
Bristlecone Pine

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Plant of the Month:
Bristlecone Pine

Bristlecone pine, Photo by Sherry Smith, 4/17, Portland, Oregon

Learn about bristlecone pines, some of earth's oldest living things. On ancient mountains, they can live thousands of years with single needles reaching the age of 30.

Irish Wolves: A New Kids' Book

The Wolf and the Shield

Read how an eleven-year-old boy, Kieran, saves a wolf pup from hunters, a drowning river, a mysterious animal, and more--all with the help of his friend, Ida--and Saint Patrick!

Animal and Plant Personality Quiz

What Animal or Plant Are You?

What animal or plant are you? Find out by taking our quiz featuring 16 fascinating animals and plants.

May's Quote

"If a flower blooms once, it goes on blooming somewhere forever. It blooms on for whoever has seen it blooming."

-- William H. Armstrong

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