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Herb Gardening

My Moment in Thyme at Saint Petersburg Botanical Garden

Planning a Stroll in the Saint Petersburg Botanical Garden…   After nearly 6 months of ongoing discussion, 3 months of focused planning, a lot of effort to obtain required visas. it seemed hard to believe when the time of our trip to Russia arrived.  One of the stops on the top of my list was the Saint Petersburg Botanical Garden.   Reading about this amazing garden, I understood what a gem it is. Established initially as an herb garden by…

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Perfect Gardener Gift

This is a perfectly useful gift for you, or a favorite gardener! How do I know? As a Volunteer Master Gardener Volunteer graduate (98), I designed it with gardener needs in mind. Ample space is provided to record growing season experience, for planning, and making notes for next year!   Throughout this book, year-round tips and ideas will enhance every garden, with places to sketch-out design ideas for that Dream Garden as inspiration strikes. Coloring features and images scattered throughout…

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Herbal Treasures Of Hickory Hollow

Gardening and Herbs – Herbal Treasures Of Hickory Hollow   Herbal Enthusiast and Master Gardener Volunteer Graduate (‘98): Becky’s love and enthusiasm for herbs is the seed that sprouted her family’s Herbal Treasures of Hickory Hollow dream. Studying herbs since 1988, she is a garden writer, featured public speaker, instructor on herb and garden topics.   A lifetime member of the Herb Society of America (HSA), Becky’s submission was included in the Herb Society’s Essential Guide to Growing and Cooking…

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