Thomas Jefferson wrote to Charles Wilson Peale in a letter of August 20, 1811, "...tho’ an old man, I am but a young gardener.” It is an observation I often think upon. I always feel I am in the apprentice stage, but recently I came upon an experience that made me realize how much I take for granted the accumulative knowledge of almost a lifetime of gardening and study. Walking in the … [Read more...] about When Is Garden Knowledge “Extensive”?
Ready, Set, Go GardeningWe are beginning a new growing season, once the plant orders are in, the plans have been laid, and the plants begun indoors, we are well on our way to a busy Spring start. So, before things get too hectic, I thought it could be useful to brush up on a few basics. You can make your lists or take notes if you like, or just share this post or bookmark :)First: Good ToolsLove … [Read more...] about Brush Up On The Basics