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Spearmint Mentha spicata

My spearmint patch has spread around the borders of my Square Foot Gardens. I love the fragrance the plants release as I work in the raised beds. 410 more words


Humans Need Not Apply

And then, what?

Easy, humans will have more time in the landscape, in gardens, with plants, exploring, asking… Older, forgotten knowledge, accessible via plants, will be re-learned. 54 more words


How To Press Flowers

It’s been a long while since I’ve pressed any flowers, but with the garden looking so gorgeous this season I wanted to do something to preserve the different plants and flowers we have growing right now. 227 more words


A subtle beauty: Mahonia gracilipes

Summer may seem an odd time to mention mahonias: after all we don’t pay them much attention until autumn when the Asian species bloom or spring when the American species are in full bloom. 412 more words