20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Today we celebrate the woman who has been called the greatest painter of plants and insects who ever lived and the birthday of a man who is remembered in the name of one of the most ubiquitous garden plants. We’ll learn about an Austrian-American plant explorer who grew to feel his “real” home was in…

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Rabbit in Clover

by Hannah Rebecca Hudson It is set by fields of clover And sentinelled with trees, Hosts of sunbeams range it over ‘Tis owned by birds and bees.   Larkspurs, leaning out of places Where bashful myrtles creep, Peep at monk-flowers’ hooded faces And poppies gone to sleep.   There are wild and headstrong briers And thistle knights…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

I made another trip to the garden center today; that’s my fourth of this week. The reason I keep going back, is they’re clearancing out the annuals already. When it comes to my garden budget, I try to be as frugal as possible with my spending on annuals. I’m not too picky when it comes…

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