Category Archives: roses

DOA In The Virtual Garden

I was all ready to get a leaf blower this year, to save hours of backbreaking raking.  Maybe not. From the Saturday Evening Post September/October 2002 issue: From The Empress of Dirt, advice on repotting African Violets.   I have one … Continue reading

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Garden Planning 2017: Perennials

I’ve deconstructed and grassed over 90 % of my perennial gardens, so there isn’t room for much.  I find myself wanting a few very large hostas nonetheless, maybe a couple of pink peonies, and in a rare sunny spot a … Continue reading

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