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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Gardening Anywhere and Everywhere

So, if you read the June 17th posting, Pop-Up Surprises, you found Winnie the Pooh on the subject of Mastershalums and Piglet, bless him, suggesting timidly that the seed Pooh is planting are actually nasturtiums. You may have also noticed …

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GREENarama Saves Energy with Style

Being an offical eco-geek, I was excited to visit Columbia-Tusculum’s GREENarama, a home show featuring all LEED-certified homes, built to maximize energy efficiency and minimize impact on the environment. I was expecting to see lots of bamboo floors, recycled glass …

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Five Books for the Vegetable Gardener

Are you looking for some good garden reading during the off-season? Need a gift for your back-to-the-land brother-in-law? Here are some new additions to the Civic Garden Center’s Hoffman Horticultural Library that would make fascinating reading this winter. For your …

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Thanks to the support of the Ohio EPA, middle and high school classes will be able to attend field trips at the Green Learning Station free of charge… they won’t even have to pay for the bus to get them …

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