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Five Reasons to Pee in Your Garden

By Sarah “Steve” Mosko

I confess, my husband and I both pee in our backyard garden, waiting until nightfall so as not to surprise neighbors. 1,547 more words

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Pastorek Habitat Blog reaches 10,000 hits, offers exclusive, rare seed

We at Pastorek Habitats (that’s me and Candi), are pleased to announce that after only a year and a half and 120 posts, our blog has officially reached an incredible 10,000 viewers: people like yourself. 130 more words

Regional sustainability

There is a lot to read about sustainability these days, is it possible it is a local phenomena? It has to be. Given that the idea of sustainability is to save time, money and materials by using what is available locally – you have to find out what is around. 314 more words

Treasure Coast Living

Ground Covers As Living Mulches

On Friday I talked about an extreme tactic that I used over the summer to nurture an area where I was fostering fledgling ferns and some moss. 514 more words

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Garden Writing- What are we doing?

I have been blogging for just about a year and I will have to say enjoying the experience. I have chatted with gardeners from around the world and learned that gardeners are interested in what grows well, everywhere. 299 more words

Treasure Coast Living

Reading by the pool.... or what does a flower farmer read on holiday!

I was lucky enough to squeeze in a family holiday in the middle of September. It will be our last mid September holiday as a family for a while as my son starts Reception class next September – how did THAT happen!! 1,004 more words

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Let's Talk Mulch, Shall We?

In my neighborhood right now, there’s a whole lotta mulching going on. Of course, a few folks have houses for sale, and nothing says, “well-kept home” than nicely mulched beds. 412 more words

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