Edwin Hunt

The Old Oriskany Swamp #OTD  It was on this day in 1869 that the botanist Edwin Hunt collected the last known specimen of Arethusa bulbosa in the old Oriskany swamp in New York. Arethusa bulbosa is known as Dragon’s Mouth Orchid and it is found in the eastern and central parts of the United States…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Do you change the oil in your window boxes and containers every spring? You really don’t need to – I don’t. Here’s what I do: I remove about a quarter to a third of the soil in my containers, and I put it in my potting soil bin. Then, I add a little perlite and…

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