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

Gardening 365 (and then some) Day 157 GO! Sunday, June 13, Rain or Shine, 10-5 Annual Garden Tour to benefit the Idaho Botanical Garden. This year, the gardens are close to downtown Boise. You can download a map at www.idahobotanicalgarden.org. Pay admission at the first garden...

Gardening 365 - Day 156 Pre-tour of the Garden Tour gardens today. Rockin! Sneak peek tomorrow. Meanwhile, rumor has it we are in for another wet week. So much for gardening. The cheat grass on the Boise Front is looking nice and green. ...

Gardening 365 Day 155 There was a very brief break in the downpour today, and moments before the sky came crashing back down again, I took my time cruising the hood and came up with this. As my nephew would say, "Ya know Auntie Mame, that...

Mulch mulch mulch ado about mulch. Rain rain and more rain. What's new with you? Teaching a class on grasses at Far West Landscape and Garden Center on Saturday morning. Come on over, 10 am, 5728 West State Street, Boise. Free coffee and donuts. Ornamental grasses....

Pouring down rain here and what am I doing? Buying and planting more plants, that's what. That's WHAT a die hard gardener and her under gardener does for kicks. We popped 5 Helmand Pillar barberries in the center bed today, and if I do say...

Gardening 365 - Day 151 Dear Grandmother and Granddad, If I were going to make the drive to the Palouse, and the Clearwater, to decorate graves, this is what I would have to offer. I remember well: wrap fresh aluminum foil around 3# coffee cans, place them...

Hey Dee and Indy, I know Dee is blazing a trail to the OuterBanks. Indy is mowing and glowing in her garden. She was totally guilty of EGG (egregious garden gloating) this week - she got all uppity and posted a picture of her 10 pounds...