Book review

Lawns into Meadows: Growing a Regenerative Landscape by Owen Wormser Owen Wormser is a landscape designer who specializes in regenerative landscaping based on his study of horticulture, permaculture, organic agriculture and ecology.  In his recent book Lawns into Meadows published in June 2020 he provides a practical guide for homeowners to convert their lawns into 

Lockdown activities!

If you and the children in your life are going a little stir crazy why not embark on a nature scavenger hunt. They are easy to create, and can be used with various ages and abilities. You can create a hunt for any season and any location. I am attaching two examples. I took our

Caring for rhododendrons

When choosing a site for your rhododendron dappled shade is best. To set buds, rhododendrons need light but require protection from the hot summer sun. Buds are set in the late summer for the following year. If you plant your rhododendron in deep shade, it will flower poorly and develop leggy growth. Rhododendrons perform best