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Seed, the Untold Story

Seed, the Untold Story is a new movie that is being released on a limited basis. I’m sharing this preview information with …

Starting Seeds

  Start Your Seeds Now Its time to start seeds indoors if you want to grow your own organic vegetables and flowers, …

organic meadows

Highgrove Organic Gardens

The organic gardens at Highgrove are world renowned for their sustainability and biodiversity.   The gardens are located in one of my favorite places …

fall perennial pink anemone

How to Design with Perennials

Design your garden with perennials if you want a beautiful, easy-care and sustainable garden year after year.  Perennials thrive and spread even during …

Sustainable Gardening with Heather

Sustainable gardening with heather is a plant option that many people have not thought about.  Heaths and heathers are wonderfully hardy shrubby …

Top 10 Ground Covers-No. 2

I was so delighted to discover this wonderful little Mat Daisy in a small, funky nursery in another state.  My yard is my own trial …

Ornamental Grasses for Fall Bloom

Ornamental grasses can be the focal point or the backdrop to your water-wise garden.  They are the ultimate perennial for low water …