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Botanical History & Poetry
Favorites for the Garden
Garden Book Recommendations
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Today we celebrate a Swiss philosopher who loved nature. We’ll remember the famous Panama orchid hunter whose orchids were displayed on this day 93 years ago. We’ll also learn about a fascinating discovery by a botanist who was exploring Death Valley on this day last year. We hear a thought-provoking excerpt about pruning as a metaphor for life. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about Mycelium – a network of fine white filaments beneath our feet. And then…Read More
Today we celebrate the man who first wrote about the secateurs. We’ll also learn about the Scottish botanist who established the Edinburgh “Edinbura” Botanic Garden. We hear an excerpt about planting aconites from a garden writer who adored them. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a memoir full of charming insights and reflections on gardening. And then we’ll wrap things up with the story of the scientist who is remembered for her discovery that stars are made largely of the…Read More
Today we celebrate a Dutch botanist who helped advance the cause of medicine and botany in Austria. We’ll also learn about the Brontë sisters on the anniversary of their first published work. We hear an excerpt from Kurt Vonnegut on his thoughts on why there should really be six seasons. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about creating a home that is inspired by nature. And then we’ll wrap things up with the birthday of an Indian polymath…Read More
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