Fall Garden Calendar

                    This fall garden calendar has some relaxing work for you to do.  Like me, the ‘fruits of your labor’ are almost overwhelming this year– canning/freezing/preserving lies ahead, but take your time.  The peace that comes from harvesting the warm vegetables and fruit in …

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All-America Selections

Every year, new brighter, tastier, longer-blooming plants come on the market.  Introduced as All-America Selections, these plants have gone through rigorous growing …

Garden Myths

Robert Pavlis’ goal is to expose garden myths.  A biochemist who has a 6 acre botanical garden in Ontario, Canada, (USDA zone 5) …

Summer Garden Calendar

  The Summer Garden Calendar is your guide to success in spite of the early heat.  Our wet winter and spring has …

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Organic Recipes for the Garden

Over the years I have given out several of my most effective Organic Recipes for controlling pests and diseases in the garden. …

Certified American Grown Flowers

There’s a brand new movement in the U.S. – Certified American Grown Flowers.  CAGF sponsored the 105th First Lady’s Luncheon in Washington DC, …