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The Territorial Seed Company 2019 Catalog

One of my favorite seed catalogs has arrived.   I always find plenty of things I’d like to grow in their catalog pages. Here are some of their featured plants for 2019:   I love their artful seed packets, which include … Continue reading

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Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds 2019 Catalog

What a nice surprise that this catalog came in the mail today.   I don’t usually get a copy so early. I’ve decided to try more flowers from seed this year so I can have them everywhere.   Here are the opening … Continue reading

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Garden Catalogs in the Mail

The Pinetree Garden Seeds Catalog was the first arrival of the season.  I love when the catalogs start coming in.  Paging through them and dreaming of next year’s garden gets a person through many a gray November and December.   I … Continue reading

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Garden Catalogs: Early Arrivals

It is bitterly cold as it hasn’t been in ages.  Luckily, a gardener need never despair, or care about the current weather.  The new year’s garden always lies ahead, and seed and plant catalogs fuel dreams of warm air, blue … Continue reading

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Garden Shopping 102

A light drizzle today turned into a blustery pouring rain.  No worries, I needed a pruning saw and a few other things from the Let’s Do It shoppe: Home Depot. Usually Home Depot lacks the whimsy that I find at … Continue reading

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"Looks Like Work" Said A Voice

I haven’t got my seed orders in yet because I’m a slug. I really want some onions so I plucked a couple of packages off the rack at Cub. Out of nowhere a voice says “Looks like work to me.”  … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Gardening in June

I’ve been waiting for it to WARM UP so that I could put in my warm weather veggies.  This weekend it is JUNE, right?  Lovely warm June! Cucumbers, Swiss Chard and two types of lettuce. Sweating during the day working … Continue reading

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