Monthly Archives: June 2016

How Does Chanticleer Handle Self-Sowing Plants?

With a lot of man or woman power! That is not a joke either.  Advertisements

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Is Drought Driving You Back to Turf Grass?

I was asked about popular gardening trends for a local newspaper article and I mentioned how gardeners across the nation are replacing turf grass with perennials and how traditional garden beds are partnering with edibles. While that is true for … Continue reading

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What is in My Urban Garden?

Popular as meadow gardening is, even tiny ones in a city or suburb can be a lot of work. While city “meadows” function less like a natural meadow, they make gardeners feel good about providing for wildlife, but it is … Continue reading

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