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Tom's Lawn

Hi folks–The waning half-moon rises precisely at 7 p.m. tonight which means it’s time for another Carding Chronicle.

Please keep your eye on this space for an upcoming book sale because I have some inventory that I want to share with you! 1,353 more words

Carding Vermont

Aphids and mealybugs and scale, oh my

Probably because of the mild winter, I’m seeing unusually large numbers of critters of all sorts in the garden, from aphids to chipmunks to four-lined plant bugs… 104 more words


May Foliage

Let’s face it, flowers are superior to foliage. This is especially true in May, when some gardeners (I’m not naming names) can be driven into ecstasies by masses of colorful tulips and other spring flowers. 401 more words

Native Plants And Wildflowers

April Progress Report

I’ve embarked on a garden improvement plan, but then what gardener hasn’t?┬áTired of struggling with the slow fill in of the big bed that runs the length of the patio, I decided it needed some help filling in and plants weren’t going to do it. 360 more words

J is for Joe Pye Weed

Looking over the last years of our Blogging From A to Z Challenge, I discovered we squirrels have used about every spring flower we can think of for the letter J. 42 more words

Backyard Habitat