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

When it was failing to warm up on cue, and to my liking, to my gardener's fondest desire, I went greenhouse shopping. I bought one more Crimson Cherry rhubarb for making our rhubarbtinis. Plus, two bags of organic composted manure. Not necessarily exciting, but necessary...

Today is a Dear Friends and Gardeners day, much to my chagrin. It has remained cold and windy here, with sideways rain just this morning. My little bit of lettuce is up, still staying close to the ground. I have not even been plant shopping...

Last week, on our tiptoeing tulip trek, we were greeted with rain and wind. Winds that were blowing the tulips sideways. We stopped in at Christianson's Nursery and Gift Shop, hoping the storm MIGHT blow over and give us a chance to walk the fields...

Do you recall when I planted the tulips and lost the tags, flying blind on what was planted w/what where? Oh yeah. Its ugly. And I wish Princess Irene wasn't built like a linebacker. Gorgeous flower, nasty short stem. Let's Darwinize that, ok? Here's a new...

Yes, I am post posting this. Meaning, I did not get it posted yesterday, cuz I was too damn busy with garden related stuff. So, even though it says, April 9, I am really truly writing this on April 10th and I just busted...

If someone hadn't pointed it out, I probably would have missed it. But here's a building, looks to be a former mercantile type establishment (that would General Store to some of you), on the corner in Bow, Washington. The building houses a lovely art gallery,...

Avalanche Lily, Fawn Lily, Glacier Lily, Trout Lily, Dog Tooth Violet - all are names for this glorious spring woodland beauty, erythronium ssp.I've always known it as a Trout lily. It's native at the higher elevations, say near Cascade, in Idaho. This one...

I am in love with learning. Always have been, always will be. This weekend was no exception, hanging with Dave Perry, Lorene Edwards, Heather McNeill, Mary Pyper, Doc Nancy, and various other peeps. Just want to share with you what I learned after spending several...