gardening: The Connecticut Flower and Garden Show - 02/21/12 11:36 PM
The Connecticut Flower and Garden Show

With temperatures reaching 55 degrees today, it will seem like spring is just around the corner. What better way to get a jump on spring and some inspiration for your garden than with the Connecticut Flower and Garden Show at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford CT! The show begins Thursday, February 23, 2012 and runs through Sunday, February 26, 2012.
With over 250 booths, 80 hours of seminars, and spectacular gardens on display, you are sure to get some inspiration for your own garden.
The hours of … (5 comments)

gardening: Free Workshops at Woodland Gardens in Manchester CT - 09/25/11 07:37 PM
Free Workshope at Woodland Gardens in Manchester CT

Manchester's own Woodland Gardens, in business since 1939, will be offering free Saturday morning workshops this fall. No registration is required; just show up, take notes, and learn from the experts.  Each workshop starts at 9:30.  Here are the workshops:
September 24, 2011:  Design Your Landscape for Winter Interest with Jarrod Sansoucy.  This workshop shows you how to make your garden come alive even in the snow!
October 1, 2011: Landscaping with Natives with Sarah Bailey.  In this session, you will learn why using native plants (or the closest substitutes) … (2 comments)

gardening: A Gift from My Garden - 05/21/11 10:05 AM
A Gift from My Garden!
Today was a great day for gardening.  After four days of rain and a very difficult closing on Friday, I felt as though I needed a respite from a dreary world, and I always find it in my garden. 
I hadn't had much of a chance to be in my garden lately, so I was looking to see how things were going.  I picked a few weeds, noticed that one of the grasses that I thought was dead wasn't, and trimmed back a Russian sage so it would grow fuller in the summer.
Then I noticed … (14 comments)

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