This just in. Thanks to Timber Press for tweeting the tip.
Trees are suffering. First, there are the pests; among the most current are the emerald ash borer, the mountain pine beetle, and the wooly...
These days we’re all paying more attention to beneficial wildlife in our gardens, and to that end, looking for good native plants to grow....
Ever heard of a “mast year?” I hadn’t until we moved to our cottage on the Eastern Shore. That was June. In early September,...
Which that had happen for NYC…it ended mid-90’s…the Flower Show was amazing. Sigh.
Hey ranters: A story in the Albany Times Union had a story about late blight on tomatoes being spread throughout the northeast from plants sold by Home Depot.
The source: Bonnie Greenhouses with dozens of growing ranges in several states. The blight got into a 10 acre field and destroyed the entire crop.
One more reason to buy local….
That’s good news for my friends in the NW.
Any knowledge about who the secret buyers are of the San Francisco Show?
They have named named who the over seeing stylists are going to be but I haven’t heard who the actual new owners are .
We are happy up here in Seattle that the show will go on. Not that it’s perfect, but it’s a good idea-generator and keeps hope going in late winter when most of the garden is still dormant. Now if they would just make more of a real focus on sustainable/organic practices and edibles, I would be 100% happy!
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