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

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...

Good grief. I am going off on a rant here. The ranties over at Garden Rant will appreciate it even if you don't. I ask you, isn't there a better way to spend $70,000 than to have someone install a high end potager/kitchen garden? "Plots...

Elegant Earth was a big hit at the Garden Centers of America Show in Chicago this week. Their accessories line , was, well, elegant. Patio lamps, candle sticks, and cache pots had a time-worn softness and clean lines which will lend themselves beautifully to traditonal...

Hey, don't mind if I do pat myself on the back, since Susan gave me the heads up that I have been named one of the MOST popular garden blogs, over here : Blog.com. Hip Hip Hooray! Yeah TEAM Idaho. Oh, that's me. :)...

Dear Gardener, Yours truly just returned from the a very cool trade show, the one and only Garden Centers of America show in Chicago. Wow. Overstimulated doesn't begin to describe the feeling. Over 500 venders were under one roof sharing the latest and greatest in new...