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At Last

Well, it’s been a pretty long time since I’ve added anything here. Sorry about that. We have been raising money for The New Animal Shelter since 2014. We started with our annual giveaway. On the Civic holiday long weekend, we’ve … Continue reading

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Attracting Birds & Butterflies to your garden

I did a talk last night at a garden club about attracting birds and butterflies to the garden and mentioned that I have a summary of the talk. Some people were interested in getting a copy so I figured I’d … Continue reading

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2014 06 19 – Camera Happy

I ran around taking pictures of the plants that will be included in this weekend’s sale. I just couldn’t resist taking a few other shots of flowers that caught my eye, so that’s what I have for you today. And … Continue reading

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2014 06 10 – New Hostas

Two posts in one week! Can you believe it? We’ve received a bunch of new Hostas from Q&Z Nurseries in Illinois this afternoon, as well as the new Field Guide to Hostas, signed by Mark Zilis. Knowing Hosta collectors as … Continue reading

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2013 11 30 – Christmas Arrangements

I’ve been more than a little neglectful in updates to the blog. Sorry about that. For the last month, we’ve been crazy busy getting plants ready for the winter by repotting those that needed it, sinking the bigger guys in … Continue reading

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2013 08 27 – Blueberries

  There is nothing more rewarding than going out to your garden and picking fresh fruit. One of my favourite fruit to plant are blueberries, Vaccinium corymbosum. These are the types of blueberries you get in the grocery stores. I … Continue reading

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2013 04 07 – Coffee

It’s funny the coincidences that pop up in life now and again. Today, I had just finished placing an online order for some specialty coffees when I happened to go into my bedroom, where there are a lot of plants. … Continue reading

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