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The Healing Properties of Lavender

Lavender is a popular plant and fragrance with people, bees and butterflies alike. It’s also drought tolerant, which is a good thing for California gardeners. 149 more words


First flowers of water lily 'Gonnère'

This is only their second summer since I planted them in the double pond that forms a central feature in my formal vegetable garden. 73 more words

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Plant Profile: Wild Cherry Bark

This article originally appeared in the Winter 2013 edition of Plant Healer.  If you don’t already subscribe, do it now! It’s my favorite plant publication… 2,214 more words

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Beeeeets - some fun facts and two recipes

I feel like beets are one of those things where either you love ‘em or you hate ‘em, and I definitely love ‘em. So today I’d like to try and help you board the beet train; convince you to at least give the beets a chance! 1,153 more words