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Winter Storms & Prepping for Spring

The snow and rain this past month has brought its share of headaches.

The MR spent a few days straightening posts and redoing the netting over the orchard. 304 more words

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Last week, I stood out in the rain.

On purpose.

Last week was a stay-cation, and I spent many hours out in the elements, reclaiming the gardens after a couple of years’ worth of accumulated neglect. 644 more words

Culture

In a Vase on Monday: Late Winter Abundance

We have just returned from a grand weekend with my daughter and her family in South Carolina. What could beat a weekend with jazz, great food, a trip to the mountains (more about that later), and a visit to a world class brewery? 197 more words

Gardening

Foretaste of spring

During the winter months, my macro lens doesn’t get used much, but I was happy to have it with me during my recent trip to Georgia when I spotted this beautiful flower in bloom at the… 117 more words

Photography

In A Vase on Monday - It's A Dilly

It’s a Dilly, is that an American phrase? As far as I know, Dilly translates into it’s remarkable, notable or wonderful. Sources on the Internet say this is Canadian or American slang. 246 more words

Treasure Coast Living

FORSYTHIA, ROSES & LIFE

Even though they don’t rate as high on my list as roses, herbs and hydrangeas, forsythias do have a special place in my heart for several reasons. 259 more words

Teresa / TheGardenDiary.com reblogged this on The Garden Diary and commented:

It's that time of year -- time to watch for the blooming of the forsythia as it heralds in the gardening season for me and a time to remember...

101 Container Gardening Ideas

In case you haven’t heard, California is going through a drought. To help conserve water this year, I have laid ground bark in the areas where I normally grow vegetables & flowers & plan on only growing these items in containers this year. 57 more words

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