Walker's low catmint

Dog Days

Sep 1, 2012

The 'Dog Days' of summer.  Not much more to do in the garden, but the weeding goes on.  If your sidewalk or patio cracks are in a weedy pickle, put the gherkin to workin' on the problem.  You will relish the results.

Trees are Tribal

Sep 1, 2012

When a breeze blows through the trees is the wind talking - or are the trees chit-chatting? Trees are tribal.  They protect one another from dings and nicks of lawnmowers, and, working together, manage the soil around their roots much more effectively than do man-made lawn chemicals.