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March 25, 2021

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Today we celebrate the man remembered as the Father of Plant Anatomy. We’ll also learn about a man who developed his own system fr classifying plant families. Then we’ll chat a bit about why knowing your plant families can be a beneficial skill to add to your gardening expertise. We hear a little poem today from an English writer who was born on this day – she led an incredible life and died young. We Grow That Garden Library™ with…

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March 24, 2021

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Today we celebrate a remarkable English naturalist and artist. We’ll also learn about the man known as the Rocky Mountain botanist. We hear a journal entry about bloodroot. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about place and how location, location, location is just as important to gardens as it is to real estate. And then we’ll wrap things up with the story of a Landscape Gardener that broke away from the style used by his mentor Capability Brown…

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March 23, 2021

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Today we celebrate one of American’s earliest botanists. We’ll also learn about a fantastic English flower painter who was mentored by Nathaniel Wallich after meeting him in Cape Town – they happened to be staying at the same hotel. We’ll hear a little poem about budding trees. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book getting back to the basics Growing all the food you need with just four hand tools.  No-fuss, no-muss. And then we’ll wrap things up with…

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March 22, 2021

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Today we celebrate a journal entry about spring and sap and microclimates. We’ll also learn about a young Dutch botanist who determined the cause of Dutch Elm Disease. We’ll hear a poem about spring from a beloved English poet. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about the Garden from a man who was never in a hurry, who fought to preserve trees and sought to work with nature. And then, we’ll wrap things up with the story of…

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March 19, 2021 Hunting Century Oaks for Notre Dame, Stella Ross-Craig, Charles Joseph Sauriol, The Art of Outdoor Living, Garden Secrets of Bunny Mellon by Linda Holden, and The Plant Messiah

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Today we celebrate one of the best British scientific botanical artists of the 20th century. We’ll also learn about a Canadian naturalist who was battling a mole problem on this day 83 years ago today. We hear a wonderful excerpt from a garden design book published two years ago today We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about the secret design tips of the great Bunny Mellon. And then we’ll wrap things up with a glimpse behind the scenes…

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