Expect some controversy on a blog named Gardenrant. Our posts on hot topics are sometimes unexpected, even politically incorrect!
To most of the media, it's the famous education reformer Michelle Rhee, ex-DC Schools Chancellor, who's controversial, unpopular, even reviled by some, especially teachers' unions. (Interesting read on the subject.) So when [...]
Nebraska Prairie Guest Rant by Benjamin Vogt It’s late July and I’ve finally seen my first monarch butterfly, but only after the Liatris ligulistylis started blooming. This is [...]
It's only thanks to Tony Avent's latest catalog cover that I knew that of the existence of Panayoti Kelaidis - he appears there just to the right of the Ranters. [...]
Master Gardener Clinic at a local Farmers Market Not long ago we had a lively discussions here (145 comments!) in answer to the question: What do we think [...]
Somehow or other, this time of year I always come across the olde leaves-in-borders debate: To remove them now or wait until spring (or never, letting them decompose slowly)? This [...]