Monthly Archives: August 2012

How to Make a Rain Garden

Many people have a spot in their yard that seems to flood a lot, or maybe is wet all the time, even in the driest parts of the summer. Typically these spots are at the bottom of a hill, and … Continue reading

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Practical Botany Basics for the Gardening Enthusiast Mary’s garden, according to the nursery rhyme, grew with “silver bells, and cockle shells, and pretty maids all in a row.” Of course that’s the completely wrong answer, as any botanist will tell … Continue reading

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Plants You’d Like to See at Clover Creek Nursery

Every year at my plant sales I get a number of customers who ask me if I have this plant or that tree for sale. Sometimes the answer is ‘Yes’, but often it is ‘Not yet, but I’ll look into … Continue reading

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