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    Designing With Green

    This ubiquitous color, when used well, can be just as exciting as vibrant flowers

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    Seasonal Foods for Spring: Strawberries & Rhubarb

    Besides the stirring of life in the garden, the welcome appearance of the harbingers of spring, other signs of the season are produce like fresh salad greens both cultivated and…

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    Radishes and Garlics and Greens, Oh Yeah!

    The weather is changing from spring to summer--nights are still cool here in Maryland--however days feel like summertime hot. Greens and radishes and garlic are loving it and we are…

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    Summer Salad, Nicoise-Style

    Summertime and the living is easy--supper time involves as little cooking as possible--and preparing something simple with garden produce. Here is a recipe for an easy salad, Nicoise-style, using whatever…

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    How to Grow Micro Greens

    Micro Greens are one of the easiest short-season crops I’ve ever grown. Plant these little gems in early spring, late summer, or early fall for home-grown greens that are ready…

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    Lentil and Greens Soup

    This is a perfect, heardy, winter-warming soup. You can use any greens in this recipe from the milder spinach, tat-soi or chard to the heartier kale, broccoli rabe, dandelion or…

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    Great Gobs of Winter Greens

    Not only are the hardy winter greens high in vitamins and earth’s minerals so they are nourishing and good for us; once they have been exposed to cold weather they…

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    California Springtime

    I am on the road again--springtime--and I am off across the country speaking to gardeners and herbal enthusiasts from coast to coast and in-between.

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    Spring Green

    Spring is in the air! It is time to start foraging for new plant growth and harbingers of spring in our gardens—celebrating green.

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    Cold Frame Gardening

    A cold frame with a glass top can give you a 12-month growing season, even in Maine, and it's the easiest and most economical way to extend your harvest. Build…

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