Category Archives: Nature

Tips & Tricks Revisited

by Janice F. Booth May 2023 Some years ago I wrote a column on clever, little tricks and ways we can make our work in the garden easier and thus more fun. Since that column, kind readers have shared with … Continue reading

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Please Don’t Eat the Daisies:

Part 2: They May Be Toxic by Janice F. Booth Apr. 25, 2023 Last month I wrote about some of the tastier plants we can grow in our own gardens—plants offering us both beauty and benefits. This month, I want … Continue reading

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Please Don’t Eat the Daisies: Dining on Your Garden’s Flowers

by Janice F. Booth Mar. 08, 2023 “You are what you eat” is a familiar adage. If that viewpoint makes sense to you, why not add flowers to your diet? Flowers are serene and lovely and we all can use … Continue reading

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A Fresh Viewpoint of Your Winter Garden

BY JANICE F. BOOTH  NOV. 02, 2022 Another lovely autumn is drawing to its close. As I look out to my garden, I reflect on all the beautiful moments I’ve enjoyed for months on end—the glowing flowers, the choruses of songbirds, … Continue reading

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Talkin’ Dirt: Conversations with Your Gardener

BY JANICE F. BOOTH  OCT. 12, 2022 It’s not easy keeping up with the weeds, or those hardy Weigela shrubs or the Pampas grass. And then there’s the watering and edging, and trimming, and dividing and replanting that gardens require. Whew! … Continue reading

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