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

In the process of cleaning up this blog, which has been around for about ten years, some serious housecleaning has been undertaken. Old posts considered “old news” have been and will continue to be removed, information updated to reflect current news/science, etc. Right now, we......

I came across this today, and thought you might like to read up on Garden Trends for 2019. I’m passing this along from my friends at GARDEN DESIGN. Take to heart what you want, leave the rest. Here’s the short version (why yes, it is......

Climate change and wildfires, two constants to remember in the coming gardening year. We may or may not have excessive heat. We may or may not have debilitating smoke-filled skies. But together we will do our very best, and hope for the best, and laugh......

The Wisteria is so luscious this year. We pruned it severely, and then once more for good measure. The bees are beein’……………...

ABOUT ME

Self-proclaimed “garden scribe, scout and speaker.” Garden junkie. Native Idahoan. High and dry in the Intermountain West. Thrilled to have been awarded two Silver Trowel Awards for my stories about Cougar Annie of Boat Basin/Vancouver Island & Charlie’s Garden in McCall, Idaho. Two books: one for Timber Press – Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States, & The Rocky Mountain Gardener’s Handbook. Encouraging gardeners to get down and dirty.

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