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So did he see his shadow today?  I guess not.  So that means an early spring.  I want to believe that.  I read somewhere that poor Punxsutawney Phil is most often wrong with his predictions.  I so want him to … Continue reading

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Solar Spring

So the local weatherman reports that today is the start of Solar Spring, and I do like to hear that.   Starting February 5th, there is a more rapid increase in daylight hours in the northern hemisphere.  Things are starting to turn around and … Continue reading

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Out of the Darkness

The longer nights are so dreary, but Winter Solstice has arrived and now the daylight hours will slowly increase.  It is a time to be joyful.  Spring is just 87 days away, when the night and day will be equal.  The  … Continue reading

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Justification for January

What is a gardener to do in January?  I must justify this month. Let’s see….  books are read and reread… seeds started?… new plants are ordered, oh and then there is that lily auction.. gather all those notes that were made, and make … Continue reading

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