My living laboratory

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At the beginning, they always advise.¬† No story should start otherwise. You can see there wasn’t much of a garden.¬† There’s the one strip of white flowers from the corner of the house to that telephone pole and some wisps of foliage against the house. We bought our home, a typical 1952 ranch home, about […]

Green pot containing red twigs and silver foliage

Fabulous winter containers?

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Hard to believe, but Seattle does have four seasons, but our grey and cold season lasts from October to March.¬† Sure, we have wonderful winter-fragrant shrubs and winter-busting early colorful bulbs, but our long-lasting damp just makes most foliage turn to mush. Which is all the more reason to create a fabulous winter container to […]