It's Labor Day weekend. This is a good time to acknowledge all the garden and farm workers who toil in the sun, who are for the most part invisible, but who in large measure tend the plants, harvest the plants, pack the plants (or...
Draggin' Wing Farm Annual Fall Plant Sale
Saturday, September 8, 9 am to 3 pm
Hill Road at Castle Drive--Look for signs!
Large selection of native and xeric perennials, shrubs, trees, grasses and groundcovers.
View demonstration garden!
Fall is a great time to plant!
For more information, phone Diane at 345-4199
Ode to a Woman Gardening
by Pablo Neruda, translated by Jodey Bateman
Yes, I knew that your hands were
a budding sprout, a lily
you had something to do
with the soil,
with the flowering of the earth,
I saw you...
The intrepid Karen Bussolini, a long time member of Garden Writers, made the New York Times a couple of weeks ago! You rock, sistah! Read all about Karen and her garden in Anne Raver's column here.
Karen has a book of her...
Today, from Treehugger.com. The city of Toronto ripped out a woman's native plant garden, in the parking strip. No warning. And she is the former prez of the North American Native Plant Society.
This kind of thing makes me nuts. The Larry...