Gardening at Larkspur Hollow
Wins and LossesAug 26, 2010 | | Leisure
Wins and losses are inevitable for any gardener. This growing season has made the effort seem particularly worthwhile. By George Knowles
Helping HandsJul 26, 2010 | | Blogs | Leisure
Heat and rain have produced a bounty in the garden. With a little direction, small helpers can pitch in harvesting peas, carrots and beans. By George Knowles
Saving garlic from summer heat!Jul 7, 2010 | | Blogs | Leisure
In the blistering heat, gardening ain’t easy. But credit garlic with all kinds of restorative, intoxicating powers. By George Knowles
Summer arrives, the garden is full!Jun 22, 2010 | | Leisure
The longest day of the year arrives. The garden, sparsely populated a month ago, is full. By George Knowles
Feeding the soil that feeds usJun 1, 2010 | | Leisure
Feeding the soil that feeds us.
A May Harvest of RhubarbMay 17, 2010 | | Blogs | Leisure
The “pie-plant” or rhubarb makes great jams and sauces and performs for years. By George Knowles.
Pushing the SeasonMay 6, 2010 | | Leisure
George Knowles is tempted to plant frost hardy vegetables early.
Garden CandyApr 20, 2010 | | Leisure
George Knowles enjoys digging in the garden early in the spring. And he finds some treasure: parsnips!
Tools of the Trade for Vegetable GardenersApr 12, 2010 | | Leisure
George Knowles values his vegetable gardening tools. He writes about “the tried and true friends that have stayed with me.”