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Partnering Up in Sustainable Gardening

Partnering Up in Sustainable Gardening

Sustainable gardening is an awesome practice with never ending work. In a world of chaos, it has become reliance on organic cultivation and connection to the earth for me.   541 more words

About Jacqueline

Raising a pharmacy in my backyard garden

In those days, we didn’t have to queue up in clinics / hospitals for common cold and fever. We used to make a kashayam (tea or kada) of adathodai or thootuvalai and everything became normal after two or three days. 1,961 more words


Time for a Shower

What? I know some people who shower with pets to give them baths. But showering with plants?

Actually I have been known to take my air plants into the shower with me for a quick watering but that clearly is not what’s happening here.  204 more words


Solve Issues With Indoor Herbs Organically

Rut-roh. What’s the point of growing your own herbs indoors if they’re going to do this?

And lots of herbs grown indoors are prone to this, not just the sage in my photo. 215 more words

Sustainable Living

The Plant that Keeps on Giving

I bought this plant (the one in the base of the citrus) as a 6″ annual for an outdoor hummingbird container I was planting in 2015. 260 more words

Backyard Wildlife

Weekly Garden Update: November 5

A summary of the 2017 growing season in photos, enjoy!

American painted lady caterpillar

White lilies


Pansies and snapdragons


A rock garde bouquet… 167 more words

Urban Gardening

The Ecological Benefits of the Not So Perfect Yard 2017 — Sustainable Ewing Green Team

recommendations for sustainable fall landscaping care… by Joanne Mullowney We love autumn. Not only are we leaving the hot, sticky days of summer behind for the cooler, more breathable days of fall, but soon the brown gold from the neighborhood trees will blanket the ground with the last gift of the growing season.

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