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Northern Gardener Magazine praises Cold Climate Gardening

– Posted in: About this site, Recommended Links

Look at the hardiness map for Minnesota and you will see that the whole state is in zone 4 or colder. The Minnesota State Horticultural Society, which publishes Northern Gardener Magazine, is devoted to helping northern gardeners. If you join the society, besides the magazine you will get borrowing privileges at the society's library (they [...]

Garden Blog Pioneers Look Back–and Forward

– Posted in: About this site, Blogging Art and Practice, Garden Blog Pioneers, Mailbag, Recommended Links, Series

Dogs have dog-years, and the internet has internet-years. Four years on the internet is a long time, and as of today, that's how long I've been blogging. I thought I would ask those gardeners who've been blogging longer than I have how they got started, and where they think this whole garden blogging business is [...]