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White Lilac - Adding to Garden Enjoyment

April 13

Have you ordered something new for your yard or garden this year?

These are blooms on my white lilac bush that was my “new plant for the year” about 4 or 5 years ago.  I can’t remember where I got it, but it may have been White Flower Farm although I don’t see it on their site.

They are pure white and the smell is divine!  Too bad I can’t include the smell with the pictures.

Since I want to keep this bush small I prune it immediately —–read more—-

Mulching Your Fruits, Vegetables, and Perennials

April 10

Some folks have told me they don’t have an understanding of how to mulch certain vegetable beds.  They reason that the newly emerged vegetables will be mashed by the mulch.

Using crops that are currently planted in my garden (or will be soon) as examples below, I’ve been more specific about just —–read more—-