Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sunnyside Nursery

I hope you will take a road trip Saturday, April 6th.  From 10:30 – 4, Sunnyside Nursery is hosting a fundraiser to benefit the Marysville Food Bank. There will be entertainment, speakers, and booths about growing produce in your own … Continue reading

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I hope you will indulge me this week. My post isn’t specifically focused on gardening, but gardening has been instrumental in my life. Six years ago, last month, I said both hello and good bye to my son. Infant loss … Continue reading

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Red Wigglers – the “Cadillac of Worms”

This weekend it’s been all about worms. I have been creating my own garden compost with the help of Red Wigglers – a type of worm that has adapted to living in close conditions, doesn’t burrow and quickly assists in … Continue reading

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Time to Prune the Roses!

This is one of my favorite early signs of Spring in Seattle! If you haven’t already this month, take advantage of the good weather this weekend and do your spring rose pruning now. In general, you want to cut out … Continue reading

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