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And Now For Something Completely Different

Print PDFAh, Sunflower, Weary of Snow… Let’s Think About Plants That Thrive Hot, Dry Summers I am so done with snow. I don’t even want to talk about it. Instead, I’ve been immersing myself in the magical world of sun … Continue reading

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The More It Snows, Tiddley Pom

Print PDF Chicken Soup And Raspberry Syrup As I was shoveling and sweeping snow from my back steps and trekking along the slippery, snowy path to the mail box this morning, I found myself humming a little ditty that turned … Continue reading

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Protecting Plants From Heavy Snow

Print PDF Practice Your Pole Thwacking Even after several (ok four) decades in the Northwest, there are things I can’t quite get used to. I grew up in New England, the land of real snow. I remember horse-drawn sidewalk plows … Continue reading

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Defensive Gardening 101

Print PDF Protecting Your Garden From Flood & Fire As climate change affects weather patterns, gardeners need to think about gardening in new ways, including plant protection. Though Maritime Northwest winters have typically been wet and cool, this year we’ve … Continue reading

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