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Planting early with a raised bed


The weather is unseasonably warm this spring. The USDA Plant Hardiness Zone moved my home from Zone 4b to 5a. My daffodils and forsythia are almost done. The bluebells, tulips and magnolia are reaching their zenith. So of course I’ve been pulling … Continue reading

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Weeding tools extraordinaire


Every gardener has their favorite tools. Yes, we all have gloves, hat, shovel, trowel and spade. For a few of us the choice of weeding tool can be very tricky. Until recently my all time favorite was the Dutch Hand … Continue reading

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