December 22, 2020 Tree Ferns, David Hosack, George Eliot, William B. Arnett, David Mas Masumoto, The Four Season Farm Gardener’s Cookbook by Barbara Damrosch and Eliot Coleman and Lady Bird Johnson

20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Today we celebrate the botanist and doctor who established the nation’s first public botanical garden. We’ll also learn about the English Victorian author who loved roses. We’ll recognize the inspiring former president and owner of Tulsa Greenhouse and Four State Wholesale. We’ll hear an excerpt about pruning from a peach farmer. We Grow That Garden…

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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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