The Gardener's Apprentice

August 21, 2017
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Bigger Than Your Head

I saw a woman at the Farmer’s Market last week with a bouquet of huge dahlias.  They weren’t quite dinner plate-size, but they would put the average butter plate to shame.  It occurred to me then that mid-summer is no … Continue reading

September 3, 2013
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Hibiscus Everywhere

If I were paranoid, I would say that I am being stalked by the mallow family.  Regular people cannot imagine such a thing, but we plant lovers sometimes can.  Consider the following….While walking on a country road in central New … Continue reading