Plants

Father’s Day Plant Gift Ideas – From a Dad

My husband is not a gardener - but over the years I've learned that there are few things I can do entice a little interest. ...
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Upgrading the Trader Joes roses with garden cuttings by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com

Another Grocery Store Bouquet Story.

Am I the only blogger who hasn't written a story about how to upgrade grocery store flowers into something more interesting?   I think I might ...
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What is Shinrin-Yoku? A guide to forest breathing and a mini meditation guide

Shinrin-Yoku Forest Breathing

Shinrin-Yoku. Translation: Shinrin – forest. Yoku – bathing, showering, taking in – with all of our senses. Shinrin-yoku – bathing mind and body in green ...
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proven winners creeping thyme for grass replacement - by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com

Giving Up On That Grass

We've had two straight weeks of rain and constant drizzle and I still can't get that grass to take root. Stick a fork in it ...
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iris cristata via www.pithandvigor.com

How To Save Time & Money with Gorgeous Ground Covers

I remember the first time I heard the oft repeated gardener's maxim, “First year they sleep, the second year they creep, and the third year ...
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Seed Libraries are Important! Why You Should Start One Right Now

Seed Libraries are Important! Why You Should Start One Right Now

Community seed sharing programs are appearing across the country in the form of seed libraries. Through these programs, members receive a small amount of seeds to ...
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