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Luminosity; Boiling Horn and Lifelong Learning.

The extraordinary sunny, dry and chilly, start to April deserves a burst of photos. Only 14 mm of rain has fallen by the 24th.

The Rhododendrons are late (Bruce Brechtbill)… 2,296 more words


One of Nature's Mysteries to Solve

Hey there!

Today we have one of those plants that many human readers pass by in our spring woods.

Any guesses for what it is? 131 more words

Backyard Habitat

Gardening 101: Bumping It Up

Thanks for joining me with my garden plan!  If you haven’t been following along, you may want to start here:

Reading a seed packet

Seed Inventory… 345 more words


April 26, 1852

Ragged robin

Monday April 26

1852  Was about house and to work about the

garden all the forenoon  Mr Manly brought

me a Japan Quince Syringa P Lilac Compfre… 265 more words

19th Century

Mulched around the garden beds, weeded and got the last of the food sales bought up

I had 6 bags of mulch leftover once I finished the front yard so I added those bags to the mulch around the garden beds.  Last year I laid down some landscape cloth between the garden beds but I was not pleased with the results.  537 more words


from seeds to table

I had one job to do during the summer.  Well, that’s not entirely true.  Meme usually had a long list of chores for me.  Cleaning the attic, painting the basement entry way.   273 more words


Biochar: Creating Clean Energy and Building Healthy Soils

Join us Tuesday, April 28, 6:30 pm for: Biochar: Creating Clean Energy and Building Healthy Soils. This evening event is part of our Tuesdays at 21… 487 more words