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

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...

Gardening 365 - Day 151 is a glorious day as its the second week of our CSA (Community Supported Ag) subscription. Each week, Farmer Casey, gardener extraordinaire and her helper, Lori, bring the goods to the pickup place, and we oooohh and awwwww over the...

Read this: Gardeners are among the world’s most charming snobs. Rightly so: As with music and mathematics, the more you know, the more elegant your work. Erudition is valued, and so is a smattering of pretension. If you are a geek looking to put down roots,...