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

A three day trip to Albuquerque can't really be called a trip to New Mexico, especially when you spend two of the days in a hotel conference room. A fine conference it was, and more on that later, but here are a few snaps from...

February may be the shortest month as far as calendar days go, but in my gardener's mind, it is the longest, coldest, and dismal. With that in mind, I stolled around the garden, taking care to review what once was blooming bright. With any luck...

I do believe you might start to see a pattern here: one more packet of seeds has just made the "must have" list:Rudbeckia Cherry Brandy. I've seen this in 3 or 4 catalogs, but will wait and pick up a packet or two at the...

Yes, Virginia, there are more seeds on their way to my garden. A friend of mine once said, "It is important to examine your intentions." Keeping that in mind, upon close examination, it is my intent to have one kick butt Victory Garden in 2009....

I accepted the challenge of our "across the pond garden pal," Veg Plotting. Who would I invite to dinner, gardeners that is? Hmmmmmm. I spent a few days on this, and I had a list so long, decided I would have to do a...

a porcelain berry vine vitus purpurea echinacea 'Tomato Soup' rock retaining wall completed and area replanted for the nth time, rethink driveway planting bed: less messy, more distinctive, dramatic! Canon 10 mp camera w/groovy lens put up the wagon wheel on its post so it stands as a sculpture make a blue...

How the day went: As predicted, a serious cellphone breakdown today in DC. I could get cell service but couldn't keep a call going. Then it went downhill from there. We were in our BLUE line for 1 hour and 45 minutes AFTER a two mile...