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Month: April 2016

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by: Barbara Hobens

This Week in Crazy Rhubarb Lady

By now you’ve probably all seen the viral internet video of the crazy, foul-mouthed woman stealing rhubarb from her neighbor’s...
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by: Amy Stewart

#TBT: Garden-natural Takes Over the World

Dear readers: We’re fast approaching the 10th anniversary of Garden-natural’s arrival on the web – June 13, 2016. So to...
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by: auntie beak

The Cocktail Garden: More “After” Photos

Following up on last week’s post about the construction of this here cocktail garden, I’ve got a few more pictures...
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by: Elizabeth

No poo for you, organic farmers!

Manure image courtesy of Shutterstock If the FDA’s proposed food safety regulations go through, the use of animal manure on...
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by: Deborah Johnson

My husband wants to start a vegetable garden

Always looking for answers … So? That’s what many of you reading this will be thinking, as well as “why...
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by: Lillian

Plants for crazy sports fans? Sure, why not?

Pete Gilmore for Sporticulture, at MANTS last month. Mums potted up in Ravens and Redskins containers for that special football-plant...
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by: George

Public Gardeners Tackle the 2016 Blizzard

Did you all see the Smithsonian’s blizzard video? You know, the panda playing in the snow.  You probably shared it. But...
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Who uses landscape fabric and why?

The landscape fabric has been removed and compost added. Soon the space will be completely replanted. Last fall I had...
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by: Susan

My Prairie Plot Thickens

  It would be a stretch to call our reconstituted former hay field a prairie. What we have is a...
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by: Liz stein

A Few Thoughts About Timing

I’m convinced that once the basics are in place in a vegetable garden–namely a lot of sun, good soil, and...
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