Carol of May Dreams Gardens is proposing a Garden Bloggers' Book Club for this winter. Quite a few people have signed on, and I'm adding my name to the list. Currently Carol is still soliciting suggestions for which books to read. Frankly, there have been so many good suggestions that I don't know how she'll [...]
The latest edition of Yard & Garden Line News, put out by the University of Minnesota Extension Service, is so full of handy information I'm tempted to quote the whole thing. First, there's a thought-provoking article on whether or not to wrap young trees to prevent sun scald. As with so many recommended practices in [...]
Would all of you long-time subscribers to my feed please change it to my new feedburner feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/ColdClimateGardening . This will enable me to keep better statistics on who is using a feed to keep in touch and even add more functionality to it in the future. Thanks, I appreciate it.
As befits a good garden buddy, I gave some colchicum bulbs to my friend Bub several years ago. As a matter of fact, every time I dig up and divide a new kind, I give her some, so by now she has at least three kinds. But she's never bought any herself, so all that [...]