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We garden where it’s high and oh so dry…where the deer and the buffalo roam.

This is a grand and loving idea: Friends with Flowers and I found out about the program while reading my friend Kathy Purdy's blog, Cold Climate Gardening.. If anyone out there has any spare time, maybe they could get this going on. Me, I...

Seems like every year, just around Easter, I get all fired up and need to make an enormous mess and production in the kitchen. I gotta have me a southern Maryland Stuffed ham. And here's a weird coincidence: I was surfing the...

Alrighty then. Placed the order for the fluffy new plants. 32 flats to be exact. Here's a partial list of what's going in the show gardens: Achillea 'Salmon Beauty' Geum 'Double Bloody Mary' Helleborus, pink varieties Leucanthemum x s. 'Aglaia Poppies galore, pink and red Chamomile Chives Lavenders (4 varieties) Rosemary Blue...

Quick, name the single most important process in the universe. No, not fermentation. My friends all yelled fermentation as they sat smugly with their cocktails in their fists. It is photosynthesis. Without it we wouldn't exist. Everything we do, eat, make,...

Oh suhweeeeeet bird o' paradise! I am two weeks early this year in hanging my laundry on the clothesline. I know, sounds pretty corny, but there isn't a bed in the world that can't be made better by making it up with fresh...

Again, a little help from my friends: this time, garden writer Marianne Binetti from Seattle tells how to prune hydrangeas, if at all. Click here for a link to her advice column in the Seattle PI. And put this on the calendar: Idaho...

Don't forget, when you turn in for the night, set your clocks ahead one hour. Who thinks this crap up? (That's a rhetorical question. I know the answer and it doesn't make me happy.) I am taking a couple days off before I have...