I joined them, and Leo accompanied us at some distance, running ahead and starting up at us out of clumps of ironweed, calling, `I'm a jack rabbit,' or, `I'm a big bull-snake.'
Everything was as it should be: the strong smell of sunflowers and ironweed in the dew, the clear blue and gold of the sky, the evening star, the purr of the milk into the pails, the grunts and squeals of the pigs fighting over their supper.
is the best known of Kennedy's Albany Cycle, which covers more than a century of Albany's history as it follows different families in the corrupt New York state capital.
7: Elderberry flowers turn to fruit, and white snakeroot, ironweed
The Understory, the winner of Ironweed
Press's Fiction Prize, is Erens' debut novel.
Robert De Niro and Meryl Streep (both right) are to star together again after previously pairing up in The Deer Hunter and Ironweed
. In First Man, Streep becomes America's first female president.
Pic, by the helmer of "The Kiss of the Spider Woman" and "Ironweed
," bows here April 14, and Sony Classics will distribute it internationally.
The remaining control sites during both years were situated in unmanaged pastures (not mowed or grazed) characterized by a variety of herbaceous dicots including goldenrod (Solidago spp.), ironweed
(Vernonia spp.), mint species, Indian hemp (Apocynum cannabinum), and blackberry (Rubus allegheniensis), as well as orchard grass, rescue, timothy, and blue grass.
In contrast, herb-dominated sites were sparsely vegetated and dominated by smartweeds (Polygonum sp.), tall ironweed
(Vernonia gigantea), goldenrods (Solidago sp.) and horse-nettle (Solanum carolinense).
It combines the depressing gloom of Ironweed
with the encompassing doom of St.
Vernonia gigantea (Walter) Trel.: Tall ironweed
; native; FAC; 2
The series began in 1975 with Legs; it includes Billy Phelan's Greatest Game (1978), the Pulitzer Prize-winning Ironweed
(1983), Quinn's Book (1988), and Roscoe (2002), among others.