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Let’s gear up again!

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | 8 Comments »

I’ve been buzzing around to launch our fall programs! Even though August is a real drag, we’re getting twinges of inspiration, like from 'Fireworks' goldenrod (Solidago rugosa). To pump us up again, on September 6, Nathan Unclebach from Hill Country Water Gardens ...

Good aggressives, bad invasives

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | 8 Comments »

First, update on freeze report. Before you shovel out that “dead” plant, hang on a bit, since we’re getting lots of surprises like chile tepin/pequin. Birds spread the wealth, but it's a bonus for all in part shade. Lady Banks ...

Fall preview + CTG swag!

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

It’s droopy times out there. But CTG’s getting ready to renew your weather-weary spirit this September! I’ve just finished editing several fabulosa gardens sure to get our dreams soaring again. We launch the fall season on Sept. 10 with good taste: garlic!  ...

CTG has another face on Facebook!

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized | 16 Comments »

For months, CTG has had a FB-generated community page. But gardeners are control freaks and I wanted to have our own page. At the same time, gardening is easier when you get some help, so I wanted another spot where ...