Monthly Archives: August 2013

August 19, 2013 | summer in review

As the summer comes to a close, I wanted to take a look back and see how the garden has progressed over the last three months.   May 23: July 14: August 13: These beds have shown the most change … Continue reading

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August 14, 2013 | Hops | Humulus americanus, H. lupulus

Today’s feature is Hops.  Hops is well known as an ingredient in brewing beer, but research shows that is has other uses as well. Plant Family: Cannabinaceae (Hemp Family)  Plant Type: Perennial  Place of Origin: Britain, but grew wild in … Continue reading

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August 2, 2013 | Garden Update

            The end of July has not required a great deal of maintenance in the garden.  As you can see, the plants are growing beautifully and we are reveling in the joy of reaping the … Continue reading

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