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Gardening Is SO Good For You

For some of us, gardening is a passion, sometimes an all-consuming passion.  For many people, however, it’s a much underappreciated endeavour.  Did you know that gardening is not only a great way to get some much needed exercise, time outdoors, great homegrown fruits, veggies, herbs, and flowers, but it also improves both your physical and […]

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Staying Alive (Try to get that tune out of your head now.)

So I walked into my favorite plant nursery (you know the one) in early spring, and saw this strapping, young Stewartia pseudocamellia, just popping with flower buds.  Stewartia trees are generally not easy to find, and worth their weight in gold to those of us who love its form, bark, and blossoms.  Of course I […]

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