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Every Friday, I send out a letter for gardeners with: 

Reminders for Your Calendar

Botanical History & Poetry

Favorites for the Garden

Garden Book Recommendations

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Latest Episode


May 25, 2021 Strawberry Rocks, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Jamaica Kincaid, Weed Empathy, Plant Identification Terminology by James G. Harrison, and Theodore Roethke

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Today we celebrate a man who changed his personal beliefs and life philosophy after studying nature. We’ll also learn about a woman who writes about her lifelong relationship with the garden. We hear an excerpt about the spring garden with a bit of empathy for what it is like to be a weed. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a fabulous reference for plant identification. And then we’ll wrap things up with the son of a gardener who grew to…

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May 24, 2021 Adorable Mason Jar Mosquito Repellent, Sarah Josepha Hale, Michael Chabon, Killing Slugs, Plant Combinations for an Abundant Garden by David Squire, Alan and Gill Bridgewater, and Jumpin Jack

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Today we celebrate an American woman who loved plants, wrote memorable verses that have stood the test of time, and became the Godmother of Thanksgiving.   We’ll also learn about a modern writer and Pulitzer Prize winner who writes in a garden shed. We hear a memorable excerpt about killing slugs. We Grow That Garden Library™ with an inspiring book about marvelous plant combinations. And then we’ll wrap things up with a fun story about a gardener remembered in a…

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May 21, 2021 Little Garden Retreats, Alexander Pope, Eugene O’Neill, Garden Owners vs Everyone Else, Philosophy in the Garden by Damon Young and Truman Capote

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Today we celebrate an English writer who loved gardens and created a one-of-a-kind grotto as a clever way to connect his home and garden. We’ll also learn about a writer who created a space he called Tao House Garden. We hear an excerpt about the haves and have nots – when it comes to gardens. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about philosophy inspired by the garden. And then we’ll wrap things up with the story of a…

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interested in flower gardening, edibles, and nature in general


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