Gardeners love to fall in love with plants. We can fall so hard that we tune out other possibilities for our gardens. Then, in a fascinating twist, our deep dives can suddenly stop, and often, they are followed by a pivot. I started out like a shrub gardener. Then, I made a pivot to annuals and ornamentals and had nary a shrub in my garden. Then I was anti-annual. Then I moved into herbs and edibles. Now I’m a little bit of everything. Deep dives and pivots. Part of the process of growing a gardener. Brevities #OTD It’s the birthday of the Dutch botanist Gerard van Swieten,...Read More
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