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Bilingual Gardens

It was on a garden tour about fifteen years ago that I first enjoyed the landscape artistry of Fawn Bell. I fell in love with a Fallugia paradoxa (common name Apache plume) she’d planted, and admired the rabbitbush, or… 835 more words

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Turnip Fries

After 2 seasons of growing turnips, I arrived at the conclusion that I don’t like them. I will not be growing turnips again. It was fun while it lasted, but sorry turnip you are too pungent for me. 179 more words

Fort Collins

Mulch- It's Magic!

Until I experienced the magic of mulch first hand, I always thought of it as boring and brown. Now it has a whole new meaning. Mulch is the best way to show respect and love for our soil and gardens. 166 more words

Fort Collins

Pansy! Viola!

I am a pansy and viola junkie. As soon as I see their faces peering at me in the garden center, I want to adopt each and everyone. 233 more words

Fort Collins

Easter Egg Seedlings

I was cracking eggs for breakfast burritos. Two of the eggs cracked perfectly. It dawned on me, “What a nice little pot to plant seeds in!” 231 more words

Fort Collins