January 22, 2014
Please Sponsor us!
A few dollars grows a long way.
In What's Coming Up 206, we posted:
Groundhog day approaches...
...and winter wanes. It seems a jest to some people to celebrate
February 2 but gardeners know better. The day's lengthened to the
point that indoor plants notice and resume growing. Outside, that
same increase in light entices capped buds to swell and draw
moisture, so the sap begins to rise. The willow and dogwood twigs
begin to glow.
Come prune with us in a thaw, meet us for a winter conference,
or reserve a date for hands-on learning at a Garden by Janet
& Steven. Check our website calendar and please
notice the three Secrets
workshops beginning May 2.
Creating a landscape design is simple if you enlist the child
within to go paint the snow or scratch in the sand. Good for
daydream plans as well as disaster recovery. See it
A man leaves for the grocery store and comes home to find his
kitchen full up of iris projects: Testing viability after a freeze,
dividing, controlling rot, investigating insects. Good stuff but
in my kitchen?!
You've heard it before, so don't delay. Unwrap the trees before
Ensemble issues, too:
In addition, twenty-one issues have been added to the
library or illustrated during the last three months. Issue #206
provided links to those issues' 100+ articles and hundreds of
photos. All are now accessible on-site with just a click or a
What's Coming Up issues 2,3, 63, 67, 72, 76, 77, 102, 111,
114, 157, 164 and 187
Plus Growing Concerns issues 89, 408, 500, 511, 534, 606,
62 and 763.
Thank you to many Sponsors who made this increase possible.
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but we rely on your help to keep this
network humming. Please Sponsor us
and help pay the bills for website hosting,
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camera repairs and more.
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written or shown you
has saved you time and money, please
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send you a bill for the amount you pledged.