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Spring Ephemerals

  People don’t plant enough ephemerals.  How well we all know that we should plant masses of tulips and masses of daffodils, but masses of snowdrops or crocus or scilla are often underrated.  But why?  They are so much cheaper, earlier … Continue reading

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Time to order Spring Bulbs!

Now is the time to order spring bulbs for fall planting.  I order the majority of my bulbs from http://www.colorblends.com every year, and they offer really great service and the bulbs are generally excellent. Here’s my order list for this … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring– even in the snow

Last week, I was sure that the five inches of snow would be our last– silly girl.  Of course, I awoke this morning to a garden covered with snow.  But we have blooms and signs of spring on the way… … Continue reading

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Blue for Valentines Day

No matter your mood, Valentines Day is the perfect time to think about adding color to your garden when (if) it finally warms up- you can order seeds or plants of your favorite flowers. One of the long beloved ways … Continue reading

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