Water Wisdom for the Garden

Water, Water anywhere? By Sue Goetz http://www.thecreativegardener.com As drought reveals itself in the Pacific Northwest, we watch our typical lush, green surroundings turn shades of tan. Just like the hot weather, watering the garden is a hot topic. Here is what water-wise gardeners should know: The obvious…plants need water. The less obvious, how they get…

Leafy memories and lazy composting

As I was pumping gas today staring off into the distance, I realized how annoyed I was by a landscape company’s incessant buzzing sound as they were cleaning up the parking lot. I looked towards the noise wondering what they were doing. Methodically, and must I say quite artistically, a man was blowing swirls of…