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

Say it with flowers they did! The official title of the bouquet: "Booming." Leave it to a garden geek/flower freak to unearth the meaning of the bouquets bestowed upon the medalists of the Olympic games. [caption id="attachment_4423" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="from cri.english.com"][/caption] They are created by using 9 perfect...

No, I don't need my mouth washed out with soap, thank you. Plurk, Twitter and Fark are just few of the myriad of new social networking devices available to all of us in the gi-hugic electronic world. I resisted them for months. Then, my...

Here's the Idaho connection to gardens and to China (China, because of the Olympics and all the hub-bub). In the 1880's, it was estimated that one third of the population of Idaho was Chinese. [caption id="attachment_4243" align="alignnone" width="200" caption="from the McCunn website"][/caption] Idaho's most famous gardener...

forgive me please, I realize all my links have disappeared from the right side bar. Will get that fixed ASAP. Sheeesh. Technology!...

CSA Number 10 from Earthly Delights Mary Ann Newcomer August 4, 2008 I picked up my vegetables at 4 pm and have already prepared half of them for the coming week. A huge bunch of mixed basil scented the car all the way home. I had a...

No, no, no. Not that kind of hit. I need you all to go over to the Examiner and read my posts and subscribe to my page so I look good in the 'hood (so my ratings soar). Thanks. You will be rewarded....

So, he'll probably have a cow when he finds out I posted this photo, but let's not tell him, OK? Here's one of the masterpiece container gardens my pal Jeff created earlier this season: [caption id="attachment_4073" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="Cuphea \'Tiny Mice,\' Pelargonium \'Vancouver Centennial,\' new euphorbia...

You're demands have been met. [caption id="attachment_3953" align="alignnone" width="266" caption="one fine gardening helper, named Cash, he\'s a Springer"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_4003" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="More than one thing wrong with this picture. And of course, there are no blossoms this morning on the offending day lily. Trust me, it...