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

It's hard to get fired up about gardening when you've got 4 inches of snow on the ground, the sanding/de-icing truck goes by a couple times a day and the weather forecast calls for a Winter Storm Advisory. What's a girl to do? 1. Paint pictures...

Pardon my dust and technical difficulties of late. It's been 3+ weeks since I posted. I am deep into a new manuscript for vegetable gardening in the Rocky Mountain/Intermountain region and a lot of time is spent staring at the computer screen and being frantic....

As the days get shorter and shorter, colder and colder, its nice to sit in here and ponder some of the finer things in life. Here's the short list for this week: We made a little detour on our road trip a couple weeks ago. Neither...

Ooooooooh la lah! I am late to the party but I got here all the same. In the last few years I've started lusting after lilies. Asiatics, Trumpet, Orientpet, the bigger, the better.  Here's the latest from B&D Lilies. They arrived last week, and will be...

We're expecting a good freeze tonight. Well, good only if you've had enough gardening for the year. There's still clean up, still bulbs to be planted, more compost to go on the beds, plant those last 4 shrubs that have been hanging by a root...

All winter squash should be harvested after the first light frost in our growing area.  To harvest winter squash, cut them from the vine leaving a 3 to 4 inch stem on each fruit. Cutting the stem too short or breaking it off may cause...