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Squishing Bugs While I Hand Water Blog Image
Squishing Bugs While I Hand Water I have said it before- I hand water my kitchen garden. I have done it this way for years but...
Enclose the Garden Blog Image
Enclose the Garden I am convinced that building a wonderful kitchen garden is more than planting a few raised beds of...
Those Cute White Butterflies Blog Image
Those Cute White Butterflies Those small white butterflies swirling around your cabbage and broccoli plants should not be a...
Container of Culinary Herbs Blog Image
Container of Culinary Herbs My work is done here. I have managed to accomplish a couple of gardening chores for my daughter on...
Edible, Evergreen and Ornamental Blog Image
Edible, Evergreen and Ornamental I am always looking for plants that have multiple uses- plants that look great in the garden and...
Designing with Herbs Blog Image
Designing with Herbs Years ago when I was strolling the paths and grand alles of Villandry, I was surprised by the...
Dinner? Something With Spinach Blog Image
Dinner? Something With Spinach I have been traveling the last two weeks- lecturing and designing with some family time thrown in....
Delectable Cherimoya Blog Image
Delectable Cherimoya Do you see this strange fruit hidden in the leaves? Look closely the pale artichoke green fruit is...
Planting the Spring Garden Blog Image
Planting the Spring Garden Its a glorious spring day- 57 degrees and sunny which means we strip off our coats and put on tee...
Sow Spring Salad Greens Now Blog Image
Sow Spring Salad Greens Now One of the great delights of the spring garden is growing salad greens. They are easy to grow and...
Grow Citrus Trees in Pots Blog Image
Grow Citrus Trees in Pots I have been working on a design project in Santa Barbara, California. We are creating a walled...
Take Stock then Prepare Beds Blog Image
Take Stock then Prepare Beds Finally, warm spring weather has me dreaming of the summer garden and all of the new varieties to...