Every year there is an effort to embody the Civic Garden Center’s message  in its booth at the Home and Garden Show.  The center started as a resource for local gardeners during World War II.  Over the years, …

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Many people in the midst of afternoon drinking (I’m not talking to my aunts, or am I?) have been known to say, “It’s five o’clock somewhere.”  Regarding certain tough little plants I believe there must be a similar saying, “It’s …

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Victory Gardens for the 21st Century

What does the lawn represent to you?  To many it is a word like yard or garden, that space in which we try to work the elements of nature into our own private ecosystem.  To others, it is the expanse …

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Can you feel it? The days are getting longer! The plants can feel it, too.  And that means it’s time to PLANT!!! Well, it’s almost time to plant.  But let’s get ready anyway.  Here are all the wonderful things you …

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