Day: March 19, 2015

Vegetable garden

Vegetable garden.   The vegetable garden was started several years ago. Each year brings improvements, which will be described here. When the vegetable garden was started, we were having huge problems with groundhogs. They had tunnels everywhere and multiple ways of getting under the… Continue Reading “Vegetable garden”

Native species

Native species garden. Douglas W. Tallamy, the author of¬†Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants, recently wrote a piece for the¬†New York Times, titled “The Chickadee’s Guide to Gardening: In Your Garden, Choose Plants That Help the Environment,” which puts… Continue Reading “Native species”