Monthly Archives: November 2016

How I Got to See the U.S. Botanic Garden

If you are in Washington DC during the holiday season, spend some time at the U.S. Botanic Garden I had no intention of visiting the garden or even its conservatory during blustery November days when dry leaves were flying and … Continue reading

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Fifty Ways to Lose. . .That Special Plant

Fifty Ways to Lose. . .That Special Plant Maybe not 50, but the couple dozen methods below have been extensively field-tested over a thirty-year period by seasoned experts (the author and fellow gardeners) whose experience and credentials are unshakeable. Let’s … Continue reading

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