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Victory Shelter-in-place Garden Part I: Placement

Greeting garden friends and welcome to vegetable gardening.

Many of you have reached out to ask about growing your own veggies and I wanted to answer your questions the best way I know how…with tons of information. 636 more words

Gardening Love

Sepp Holzer's Permaculture: A Practical Guide for Farmers, Smallholders & Gardeners

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Author: Sepp Holzer

Publication Date: 2010

Description: “In this book, Sepp Holzer shares the skill and knowledge he has acquired over his lifetime. 86 more words


Get Your Children to Map Out Your Garden

There’s no better isolation idea which will tick the boxes for creativity in art and design, for maths if they are old enough to measure and draw to scale, for map creation skills for geography and, an activity which can be done both as an indoor and outdoor project for hours and hours of endless fun! 817 more words

Tales Of The Gardener

Garden Design: Native Plant Border

I recently signed up for the online course Landscaping with Native Plants offered by Oregon State University Extension. My initial interest was to get some continuing education credits for my Master Gardener certification, but it turned out that the class included a design project that gave me a chance to put some concepts to work. 869 more words

Otter Point Woods

Looking Forward: Plans for the New Front Border

In this time of pandemic anxiety and social distancing, gardening can provide a wonderful sense of normalcy and connection to nature. It’s too soon for me to begin working in the garden (with several inches of new snow this week), but spring is definitely on the way. 374 more words

Flower Beds

Garden gathering spaces

Self employed and self isolating since 2000. Socially distant since 1962…

But I do like to get together with friends in the garden. I have a couple spots where people tend to gather. 1,309 more words

Buffalo Garden

Literally Seeing the Good

It is a strange time in our country and our world. For those of you who have family who have been affected by this virus, you are in my prayers. 253 more words