Category Archives: actual gardens

Gardening talk, irreverent or otherwise. May include recommendations after all.

Garden real estate

And so the train has pulled up to August. It’s a hot place. Max and I took a walk up the lane on an early, hazy morning. The clay ground has gone hard. It’s been hot forever and there are … Continue reading

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In the good old spring

Well here it is dears, a nice late-spring post, coming to you by way of the fecund earth, just like your daffodils did –vibrant and fresh.¬†(FYI those things in your garden with dried up blooms now? Those are¬†daffodils.) [I hope … Continue reading

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