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by Peter Del Tredici I thought I’d seen the last of the term “politically incorrect,” which has become almost as combustible as “liberal.” But just as there was a backlash [...]
Guest Rant by Ginny Stibolt, the Transplanted Gardener I don't have cable and don't watch HGTV, except rarely on other people's TVs. So maybe I've missed some of the details, [...]
by Frank Hyman You can’t have read about gardening for the last 5-10 years and missed the stories about how lawns have gone from being a symbol of the American [...]
by Guest Ranter David Schmetterling of Montana Wildlife Gardener It is wonderful that native plants and landscapes featuring native plants are gaining popularity. This departure from conventional landscape design and [...]
Guest Rant by Tom Fischer, an editor at Timber Press who is also an author and a delightful person to hang out with. Tom is the author of a new book [...]
Photo credit: Moorten Botanical Garden Guest post by Maureen Gilmer, author of Palm Springs-Style Gardening, on the subject of cactus abuse. Clark Moorten, my long-time mentor and only [...]
by Guest Ranter Joe Lamp'l So I guess a how-to, home vegetable gardening series isn’t appealing enough to rebroadcast this year…the year that growing your own food is the hottest [...]