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The Scree

Boy, it was a hot one this week! But, while we were melting, the scree garden flourished. The Wildflower Farm’s scree garden was built using large boulders, gravel, and sand.  The plants that thrive there need no water and love … Continue reading

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Wildflower Farm Walkabout Time!

I love this time of year because the season of wildflower beauty is upon us! Every walkabout is an adventure of discovery overflowing with poignant reunions with dear wildflower friends. Wine Cups (Calliroe involucrata) I thrill to see Wine Cups … Continue reading

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You vs. Mother Nature. Who will win?

Growing up, I was unbelievably fortunate where gardening was concerned.  I lived in Southern Ontario where the soil is the perfect sandy loam to grow just about anything.  I mean, unless you were trying to grow moss, you could be … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day !!

We’ve arrived ! At long last it’s that heady time of year when I head out most mornings, bucket in hand. After colourful blooms are gathered, I repair to the shade of my willow tree workshop, crank the tunes and … Continue reading

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