New Look

Welcome to the new look and feel of this site. Curt McCoy, owner of MFS Design, developed this new theme, we are still working out bugs but kansaswildflowers.org is open for business. A wet spring in [...]

By | June 3rd, 2015|Categories: Flower Blog|Comments Off on New Look

No Need to Weed

Wildflowers are weeds. Weeds take no care beyond establishing them. (somewhat true in theory) Please do not dig plants  found on private or public land without permission. Cultivate your own from seeds. Start more wildflower plants than [...]

By | April 10th, 2014|Categories: Flower Blog|0 Comments

Lyman Dwight Wooster

I found a collectors signed copy of the "History of Fort Hays Kansas State College" authored by Lyman Dwight Wooster for sale on Amazon and purchased it.  The following is taken from that book. President [...]

By | March 31st, 2014|Categories: Flower Blog|0 Comments

Lyman Dwight

By | March 31st, 2014|Categories: Flower Blog|0 Comments

Show Time

Kansaswildflowers has four galleries of about 100 images each displaying the work of Lyman Dwight Wooster. The past six weeks I have played with the format looking for a theme. Nothing clicked so I decided to assemble a mix of colors and not worry about what plant is in what gallery. Professor MIchael Haddock of Kansas State University edited plant identification and other text associated with the flower pictures. His site www.kswildflowers.org was my research and spelling consultant. Kswildflwoers is scientific and comprehensive if you need such information and also filled with Kansas wildflower pictures he has taken. Well worth the visit. Learning WordPress and building this site took nine weeks. Sorting nearly 500 slide, reading the text on them, color correcting, and sizing them for the site has been the most time consuming. My web host and general guru Prasad at Melray Technologies saved me countless more hours building the site structure with sage and calm advice. I hope you enjoy the work. […]

By | March 24th, 2014|Categories: Flower Blog|0 Comments

Yesterday, March 21 2014, Britney from Cardiac Consultants called to set April 2 as the day for my cardiac catheter procedure at St. Luke's Mid America Hospital Heart Institute. Dr. David Skolnick ordered the procedure after reviewing [...]

By | March 23rd, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments