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

Every once in a while someone sends me a wonderful gift...

I was gone for a few days and look what happened! The tree canopy in Boise is coloring up, mostly golds but a few bronze and purples from the ash trees. ...

I have been gone from the garden for about a week and it still holds great surprises for me...

Ah jeez, he's done it again! That faboo cook, Ed Bruske, over at the Slow Cook, has conjured up a green tomato pizza. All bubbly and gooey and green lookin. Oh, Ed, I am gonna have to try this! And...

Click on this link: http://www.salisbury.edu/arboretum/Akebia/AkQu/AkQuFR.html to see the fruit of the akebia quinata. My goodness, I had no idea it produced fruit til my friend Jeff called last night and sounded the alarm! "Quick," he said, "come over and look at the...

My pal, Kathy Purdy of the acclaimed website/blog, Cold Climate Gardening, brought to my attention this website: US Drought Monitor....

I love this column. Every week I read the Spade and the Spoon. Never disappointed. Check it out. Does Idaho have this program? If not, why not? ...