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The Itinerant Urban Gardener

IT BEGAN when my daughter moved into a Prospect Heights brownstone with a struggling pine tree in a barrelĀ  out front. Each time I visited, I eyed the dead branches, wishing I could take a pruner to the thing and … Continue reading

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Urban Rock Gardening

FRUSTRATED BROOKLYN GARDENERS faced with expanses of concrete can get very creative on sidewalks and stoops, and in unpromising front yards. These individualistic assemblages, all in Prospect Heights, make use of — among other things — rocks, tree stumps, and … Continue reading

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