Today we salute the English orphan girl who wrote her own destiny with science fiction writing. We also remember the English gardener who is still ghosting us after many decades. We revisit a letter from Elizabeth Lawrence to her sister Ann. We’ll celebrate National Potato Day with some Potato Poems. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a gorgeous book about Dahlias. And then we’ll wrap things up with the birthday of a beloved American creator of light verse. But first, let’s catch up on some Greetings from Gardeners around the world and today’s curated news. Subscribe Apple | Google | Spotify | Stitcher | iHeart Gardener Greetings To...Read More
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