Epimedium

Epimedium is a plant with some funny names: Barrenwort, Bishop’s Hat, Horny Goat Weed, Fairy Wings and Yin Yang Huo.  Fairy wings for the tiny graceful flowers and Horny goat Weed for the aphrodisiac qualities popular in asian cultures.  The thing I like about this plant is its texture.  The leaves are papery rough.  They sound like rustling paper when rubbed together.  They toughen with … Continue reading Epimedium