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Mike Thompson
Online Developer, Seattle Post-Intelligencer”

This is a newspaper that features two columnists, Anne Lovejoy and Marty Wingate, who have been published in national gardening magazines and authored well-regarded gardening books. Sure, the NY Times has Anne Raver and Patricia Taylor, among others, but they do not have a separate gardening feed. I am very pleased about this quick response. Those of you with feed readers should be happy, too.

About the Author

Kathy Purdy is a colchicum evangelist, converting unsuspecting gardeners into colchicophiles. She would be delighted to speak to your group about colchicums or other gardening topics. Kathy’s been writing since 4th grade, gardening since high school, and blogging since 2002.

In the end, this may be the most important thing about frost: Frost slows us down. In spring, it tempers our eagerness. In fall, it brings closure and rest. In our gotta-go world–where every nanosecond seems to count–slowness can be a great gift. So rather than see Jack Frost as an adversary, you could choose to greet him as a friend.

~Philip Harnden in A Gardener’s Guide to Frost: Outwit the Weather and Extend the Spring and Fall Seasons

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