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A visit to the Garden in the Woods - columbine

A Visit to The Garden In the woods

Dear Friends, Would you like to take a tour of the New England Wild Flower Society’s Garden In The Woods with me? I visited last ...
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The books you need to be a successful garden maker

The Books You Need to be a Successful Garden Maker

Years ago I wrote a post about the 8 books every garden creator should own.  I've revisited it a few times since and found little ...
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A nationwide guide to finding unique regional heirloom apples

Where to Discover the Unique Joy of Regional Heirloom Apples

Before moving to New England, my apple repertoire was limited. Growing up in Colorado, I can be excused for not knowing that there was more ...
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crocosmia, lilies and berberis in woodland garden at Les Quatres Vents, Quebec, Canada

On Tour: Enjoying Three Different Garden Congregations

Story: AILSA FRANCIS Photography: COURTESY OF LES QUATRES VENTS, MARGARET ROACH & KARL GERCENS I have always thought that viewing a private garden as part of a ...
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Modernist Delight: The Decordova Museum

Nestled in Lincoln, MA, one of Boston's quietest most rural-feeling (though not actually rural) suburbs, the Decordova museum and sculpture park brings contemporary outdoor art to New England. ...
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Olivia Mew art for hudson valley seed library packet via

Seed Libraries In The Northeast

Being a garden blogger has its plants and seeds.  Every year, the packets come in, some I purchased and some from suppliers who want ...
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