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Joyful heralds of the season, wildflowers adorn landscapes with their brilliant but fleeting glory. A hillside carpeted in a purple haze of Prairie Verbena. The vibrant petals of California Poppies. A hummingbird fluttering near Scarlet Beebalm. And a colorful desertscape of red rock formations, saguaro cacti, and golden Brittlebrush. AUDUBON WILDFLOWERS delivers twelve portraits of North American blooms photographed in their native habitats. These are nature’s gardens, captured at their most vibrant …

The secret to transforming easy dishes into extraordinary meals? Fresh herbs. In The Herbal Kitchen, IACP award-winning cookbook author and acclaimed Herbfarm Restaurant chef Jerry Traunfeld presents simple dishes using herbs straight from the market, windowsill, or garden.Until recently, the fresh herbs available in supermarkets were limited to parsley and maybe dill. Today, thyme, rosemary, basil, cilantro, mint, and sage are among the many fresh herbs as close as the produce section or the farmer …