Monthly Archives: July 2013

July 30, 2013 | Soapwort

Meg brought some of her homemade Sumac-ade to our last workday so we could all sample it. It was mild but quite refreshing! This evening I experimented with making liquid soap from soapwort, one of the wild herbs that we … Continue reading

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July 26, 2013 | Smooth Sumac | Rhus glabra

For the remainder of the summer, our goal is to share with you some examples of how to use the plants in the demo garden. Today, I am featuring Sumac. Previous research done by a garden intern shows that there … Continue reading

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July 15, 2013

This week we are continuing to notice growth in the plants, some of which are almost ready to harvest! We had another very rainy week–leaving the ground very damp all week.  As a result, Ava and I took the opportunity … Continue reading

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