January 29, 2021 Eight Steps to Create a Stunning Winter Garden, Olga Owens Huckins, Larry McGraw, How Often Should You Prune Your Willows, Botanicals: 100 Postcards, and a Winter Joy: Scented Houseplants

20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Today we celebrate a woman who helped change the way pesticides were used in the United States. We’ll also learn about the man who taught thousands of people how to prune and graft fruit trees and also founded the Home Orchard Society. We’ll hear about how to prune Willow (Salix) trees with one of my…

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Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie

Jay & The Techniques

Jay & The Techniques On this day in 1967, the song ‘Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie’ by Jay & The Techniques reached number 8 on the Top 40 music charts. The lyrics are a throwback to a childhood expression, “Apples, peaches pumpkin pie Who’s not ready? Holler ‘I'” When the song was pitched to the group…

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