Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Grass is Dead!

It took six weeks, but the grass is dead and ready to for the rototiller! We were a bit worried for a while because the grass seemed to be continuing to grow. Perhaps the last week of warm sunshine did … Continue reading

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Our Final Plant List , Perennials Part One

As the time draws near for planting our butterfly garden we are busy gathering the plants that we have chosen to put in beginning the first week of July. While this is not the ideal time to be planting we … Continue reading

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Rain Barrels

For several years my husband and I have talked about getting a rain barrel. And this year, inspired by fellow Master Gardener Apprentice Tony Buck (see his video here), we went out and bought one. It was perfect timing too, … Continue reading

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