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

I am often ask for advice on various gardening issues, offline, so I've decided to post these questions and my responses for all to see, since gardeners often face the same issues at the same time. Here's a question about mulching your beds: "What (and...

My beautiful autumn garden, how I love it so. I even spent a couple hours out there, planting, cleaning up a bit, admiring most of all...

I did a 4 part series on bulbs over at Idaho Gardening Examiner. Go take a look here. Buy your bulbs now while the selection is best, store them for another month in a cool, not cold, dark place. ...

CSA Pickup September 1, 2008 Congratulations are in order for my farmer gal Casey: she got married on Saturday! We still had our regular pickup time, she had Laurie standing in and handing out the groceries tonight. And what a haul! Imagine a table laden with...

Fall is the perfect time to plant native and xeric perennials! Draggin' Wing Farm will be open all four Saturdays in September from 9 to 3. Special sale prices on almost everything! Small pots (groundcovers) $2.50 (reg. $3.50) Medium pots (new size!--4" x 5.5" deep) $4.00 (reg....

This is why I stay the hell away from Walmart. OK, just one of many reasons why: Wal-Mart converts garden dept. to game center Throughout the month of September, Wal-Mart will convert more than 1,500 garden centers into football season shops that will sell fan products for...

A little show and tell for my readers: Millenium Park, the Lurie Garden by Dutch Master Plantsman Piet Oudolf. The plant list is available at Millenium Park, Lurie Garden: ...

Huckleberries could be the reason Idaho is called the Gem State. Wild mountain huckleberries are definitely precious edible gems. They are part of the great Uber Garden plan of the Universe. A gift from a higher minded being. Definitely a gift. [caption id="attachment_5303" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="From...