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Wenas Campout

This blog has been very heavy on the gardening content lately. It’s time for a change of pace. This Memorial Day weekend we took a break from gardening to join our friends Todd and Kei Chi at the annual Audubon … Continue reading

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Tough Lessons

This gardening year has been a bad one for all kinds of pests and diseases. I recount some of our experiences on the Brandon Street site.

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Apples and Peaches

Linking to a couple of recent posts on the other gardening blog: Apples–a Living History Peaches in Seattle?

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Composting in Place

Now that the weather is really warming up, things are growing like crazy … including the weeds. The dandelions are big and lush and green. So what to do with all that bio-mass that gets weeded out? In the past … Continue reading

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Oblique Cordon

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. Well, that might apply to our espalier efforts, because we have not yet had any fruit to speak of from our espaliers planted in 2010. Yet here we … Continue reading

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