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It’s that time again…

You there, grass grower! How’s it going? Have you taken a look at your grass lately? Or did you give up in July (officially recorded as the hottest July ever since 1880)? Whether you’re spending time and money keeping your … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Grass

      Lately, it’s impossible to get away from news about droughts, water bans, carcinogenic pesticides and studies claiming none of us have any leisure time.       It makes me wonder why on earth anyone would want a lawn.       Lawns take up valuable space better used to … Continue reading

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Mr. and Mrs. Wildflower’s Urban Adventure

Here at Wildflower Farm we’re still contending with a foot of snow. We’d both been invited to speak in Toronto so we braved the highways and journeyed to Toronto, or as we Ontarians call it, “The Big Smoke.” I spoke … Continue reading

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Californians! Christmas time is Eco-Lawn Seeding Time!

A long time ago I lived in Burbank, California. Built by mid-westerners who wanted their new homes to resemble the towns they’d left behind, Burbank is like a 1950’s movie set, with block after block of cozy little houses and … Continue reading

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Change is hard…or is it?

Most of the people who call into Wildflower Farm to discuss Eco-Lawn want to know one thing right off the hop:  I have a water-sucking, summer-browning, mow-intensive lawn already, what am I supposed to do with it? When we advise them … Continue reading

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“Sod off!”

I’ve started watching a new show on Netflix.  Suggested for me because I’m a devout Sherlock fan and watched the excellent, but gruesome, Hannibal series, was a show called Luther.  Being a British show, you get to hear some of … Continue reading

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