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Books for gardeners: Part 1

If your favorite gardener is interested in native plants and sustainable gardening, he or she would love to receive one of these books as a holiday gift: 370 more words


The Holiday Train Show, New York Botanical Garden

The holiday train show at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx is going on now til mid January 2015. This is a must see exhibit if you love miniature models, trains, or are just young at heart. 109 more words

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Dear Mr. Deering, I Have Found Home

1910 – My family’s home in St. Augustine and my brother have inspired me to purchase a some 225 acres about 2 years ago. Clinton Mackenzie has designed a Spanish-style villa that reminds me of my time in Spain. 131 more words

Charles Deering

NY Botanical Gardens' Holiday Train Show

I was ambivalent about attending the New York Botanical Gardens’ Holiday Train Show.  I figured it would be yet another way that the holiday season has become commercialized and though I admire model trains, they don’t captivate me too much. 155 more words


Woodsy hike at the New York Botanical Garden

We were visiting our daughter in New York for Thanksgiving, and she suggested we take the subway up to the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx.   145 more words