Vivacious Violets, A Springtime Treasure!

Ahhh, of all of the spring flowers, violets are one of the most lovely and lively! Because they’re a perennial, you can start a bed of them and they will come back year after year. In this first picture you can see heavy pollen from all the flowering trees around us right now. Violets are … Continue reading

📺 Follow us on YouTube!🌱

In this time of social distancing, we’re working hard to bring the gardening tips straight to your screen via our new YouTube Channel!   Be sure to check back in as we’ll be adding 2 – 3 videos per week, on everything from permaculture to creatures of the garden to community. We miss you and … Continue reading

🌱Just Dandy, & We Ain’t Lyin’!😉

Ah, Taraxacum officinale! You may have noticed this bright plant still persevering in lawns and fields (even popping up through cracks in concrete) as the chill of winter approaches. Also known as the dandelion, its sunny flower and many uses have been captivating humans throughout history. You may think of it as an invasive and nasty … Continue reading