Monthly Archives: July 2011

Garden Journal: Week of 7/25

Hannah here, writing to you after another hot week in the garden.  Between the strong, sunny heat everyday this week and our persistent watering of most of the plants, everything has shot up and is flowering beautifully. We were shocked … Continue reading

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Exciting Opportunities for Fall 2011

Guess what?  We’ve added a few wonderful opportunities to the fall calendar.  The first is a short-course offered through Hereford Residential College: Gardening with Mr. Jefferson: Sustaining an Independent Nation with Useful Plants Tuesdays from 4-6pm, September 6-November 1, 2011 … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: Week of 7/18

Well, it’s been a hot time in the old town this week!  With temperatures in the high 90s and low 100s and the heat index hitting 105-115, it’s been a prime week for getting early morning starts in the garden! … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: Week of 7/11

Our cameras are full of pictures from our recent trip to Monticello, and I am happy to finally be able to sit down and share them with you! On Tuesday Lily, Erica, Joseph, Sarah, Tazzy & I went to Monticello … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: Week of 7/4

Erica here with the weekly garden update! There’s a lot to report on, so here we go! Well, our week in the garden started off a bit rough – the intense storms that have been rolling through the area recently … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: Week of 6/27

Erica here with the weekly garden update! The week started off pretty dry, but by the end of the week, the Charlottesville summer diurnal pattern of sunny in the mornings, rainy in the afternoon and evenings kicked in, giving the … Continue reading

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