October 3, 2019 Pumpkin Allergy, Luis Née, Frederick Lueders, Frederick Pursch, David Hosack, John Torrey, Charles Sprague Sargent, Meta Orred, Sergei Yesenin, Philippa Foot, Montrose by Nancy Goodwin, Christmas Cactus, and George Dexter Butler

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I always write down little things the kids say that strike me as funny or sweet. Here’s a little blast from my past on this day in 2010: At bedtime tonight, PJ told me he wanted to bring cold lunch to school. I told him no because we have paid for hot lunch. (Apparently many…

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It is Useful to Think about Plants

It is Useful to Think about Plants

by Philippa Foot In moral philosophy, it is useful, I believe, to think about plants.     Note: Philippa Foot died on this day in 2010. As featured onThe Daily Gardener podcast: Words inspired by the garden are the sweetest, most beautiful words of all. Philippa Foot

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