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Fall

“Fall”, the name is so appropriate. Living in the Northeast United States, we are blessed with a change in seasons. The temperatures fall and the leaves begin their annual color change. The chlorophyll which gives the plants their green color … Continue reading

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Melting

We are on the downhill now as winter slowly drags itself away. At least that’s what I’m feeling after seeing ground for the first time in weeks. I’ve been in a hibernation mode and I just needed a little bit … Continue reading

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January Blues

The holiday bustle is over and the bills start to arrive faster than the brief bloom of a morning glory flower, but I have a different take on “having the blues” because I searched my stash of photos and came … Continue reading

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Gratitude Tree

  Winter in our area is normally a quiet season for gardens, but this year it’s a constant flurry of activity spawned by the coming and going of yogis that have come to the Lil Yoga Barn at Crabtree Gardens. … Continue reading

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King Tut’s Gold Garden

On November 29, 1922 King Tut’s tomb was opened and it’s golden treasures were finally  revealed to the world.   So in honor of this historic event, I thought it would be nice to share some of Crabtree Gardens’ golden botanical … Continue reading

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Dreams do come true

There are hardly words that can express what I feel.  Here’s a photo of the hard copy of the Nov/Dec 2012 issue of Horticulture magazine with my article. Dreams do come true.

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The Globemaster

They have arrived!  A big box of ‘Globemaster’ alliums, 24 giant bulbs in all is now in my possession and awaiting planting day. You may be wondering what I’m all excited about and why I picked these Dr. Seuss like … Continue reading

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