Oliver Herford: Naturalist and Cat Lover

Oliver Herford

The Dark Month of December December 2, 1860   Today is the birthday of the English-American writer, artist, and illustrator, Oliver Herford. Oliver’s wit was sharp and came through in his writing. He wrote: A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often. — Oliver Herford, English-American writer, artist, and illustrator…

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December 2, 2020 Rain Garden Design, Johann Julius Hecker, Nicholas Alexander Dalzell, James Edward Smith, James M. Barrie, Small Space Garden Ideas by Philippa Pearson, and Oliver Herford

20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Today we celebrate the German botanist who used gardens as classrooms. We’ll also learn about the botanist who was a passionate advocate of forests. We’ll recognize the efforts of a key founder of the Linnean Society. We’ll hear a quote about December from the creator of Peter Pan. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a…

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