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Ornamental Edibles

Facebook.com/dirtmadedelicious THE DREAMING CONTINUES…the stack of gardening books on my coffee table grows…the sketches of my garden-to-come (six days ’til closing!) proliferate. I’ve realized that the area I’m considering for a vegetable patch — the only cleared, and hence sunny, … Continue reading

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Long Night into Morning

“Let us decide on the route that we wish to take to pass our life, and attempt to sow that route with flowers.” — Madame du Chatele via The Happiness Project I’M NOT SURE I EVER ACTIVELY DECIDED on a … Continue reading

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The Hungry Herds

GOOD MORNING, DEER. Good afternoon, and evening, too. I hear them outside my windows after dark, trolling through my plantings for tasty buds. A deer fence is back near the top of my list. The hungry herds have left me … Continue reading

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To Roundup or Not to Roundup?

OVERWHELMED AGAIN as I contemplate all that needs doing, landscape-wise, here at Green Half-Acre. In rough order of priority, this is what I hope to accomplish this fall/winter: Board fence and gate across the front of property (80 feet) to … Continue reading

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