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Groundhog Day Starts the Garden Season

If you have seen the movie¬†Groundhog Day, you¬†know the theme: if something really matters, keep repeating it until you get it right. As a gardener in NC, this hits home every February when it’s time to venture out into the garden and begin again, repeating the annual gardeners’ rites of Spring – cleaning, pruning, composting,… Continue reading Groundhog Day Starts the Garden Season

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Winter Warm-up – The New Normal?

Like most folks I know, I have been enjoying this taste of Spring in December. Long walks in the woods, evenings around the fire pit, games on the lawn with my grandson, cut flowers in Winter… But at the back of my mind there has been a nagging worry. What does this mean for gardens… Continue reading Winter Warm-up – The New Normal?