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Summer arrives, the garden is full!

Jun 22, 2010 | George Knowles

The longest day of the year arrives. The garden, sparsely populated a month ago, is full. By George Knowles

Colourful combinations in June

Jun 20, 2010 | Liz Knowles | Blogs

Allium, clematis, orchids, peonies: in June the garden is full of colour and wonderful plant combinations! By Liz Knowles

A Puzzling Conclusion: Summer 2010

Jun 15, 2010 | Ken Weber | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Puzzles | Summer 2010

Ken Weber’s regular feature, including Orville’s Albion Octagon, Collector Coins at Rosemont, Adrian’s Leg Count, What am I?, The Case of the Stolen Documents and You’ve Got Ten Seconds!

Living with Mother Nature

Jun 9, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Community | Red Squirrel Musings

Christine Thomas is learning to live with the weather. Her cardinal rule: pay attention to Mother Nature – and be prepared for anything!

Feeding the soil that feeds us

Jun 1, 2010 | George Knowles

Feeding the soil that feeds us.

Spring’s challenge is just keeping pace!

May 27, 2010 | Liz Knowles | Blogs

May is busting out all over and Liz Knowles is racing to keep up!

A May Harvest of Rhubarb

May 17, 2010 | George Knowles | Blogs | Gardening at Larkspur Hollow

The “pie-plant” or rhubarb makes great jams and sauces and performs for years. By George Knowles.

A perplexing spring still produces blooms

May 13, 2010 | Liz Knowles | Blogs

In this perplexing spring, daphnes appear on time. And others? Well, there are a few surprises.

The Comfort of “To Do” Lists

May 10, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Community | Red Squirrel Musings

Christine Thomas takes the next step in the journey of making a life in the country. First up: make a To Do list. Then another. And another….

Pushing the Season

May 6, 2010 | George Knowles

George Knowles is tempted to plant frost hardy vegetables early.

Lilies and Hellebores: early bloomers

Apr 22, 2010 | Liz Knowles | Blogs

Liz Knowles pays tribute to the unsung early bloomers: lilies and hellebores.

Garden Candy

Apr 20, 2010 | George Knowles

George Knowles enjoys digging in the garden early in the spring. And he finds some treasure: parsnips!