Monthly Archives: October 2011

Rosa Multiflora

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I have been planting bulbs, removing window screens and screen doors, canning, putting away garden furniture, cutting back some of the perennials, stacking wood, clearing the swells above my house,  deer proofing the evergreens, putting tree guards on the newly … Continue reading

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Chicken Coop and Garden Shed

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I have wanted to raise chickens for a while, but have not considered this a good idea until I moved upstate permanently. I wanted to find a design that would fit into the landscape and make a good chicken coop … Continue reading

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Pear Tarte Tartin and Ginger Cream

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Nothing says fall like apples and pears- and what a bumper crop we have this year! Each autumn, I love to make this no- fuss French tarte. The pastry does not have to look perfect which I love, but the … Continue reading

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The Season of Complimentary Colors

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Fall is the season of complimentary colors starting with the fields of yellow goldenrod bumping up against the asters. Red maple leaves strewn across freshly mowed green lawns. The orange silhouettes of sugar maples puncture the cerulean blue sky.  This … Continue reading

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Fall flowering plants

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Fall flowering plants It’s not over until it’s over! There are still some stunning plants just now coming into flower.  Lillium formosanum- the perennial Formosa lilly I ordered from Plants Delights Nursery about 8 years ago shoots up from the … Continue reading

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Moon Garden

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Read a more in depth article about an all white garden: Moon Garden

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