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One woman, 12 seasons, and an appetite for plants
Plant Walks + Classes
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Tilting the other way
October is upon us. We sip drinks now under a long, soft twilight. The terrace lights are twinkling at 6pm, no longer switched on when we s...
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Black nightshade vs deadly nightshade
Black nightshade [Published in 2016, and updated 5 October 2021] You won't learn the last word here on black nightshade because the ...
Monday, September 20, 2021
The first green yuzu fruit are on the young, potted tree on our terrace. Citrus x juno is a cross between a wild citrus and a mandarin-ty...
Monday, September 13, 2021
Into the Wild(s...: of Brooklyn)
In Green-Wood Cemetery there was a hornet's nest in a Turkish hazelnut tree. It is exquisite. If it was Art, people would line up and wa...
Sunday, September 5, 2021
Hike up a hill, get biscuits!
You may have heard that it has rained a lot in New York. Bad for people. Good for plants. Come and meet some of those plants during a serie...
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
It seems sudden, the arrival of the night. But the evenings are evenings, again. This is 7.39pm on Monday. Supper not on the table, yet. Ra...
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
True cardamom, false cardamom, and the tropical garden
And sometimes the terrace is a mess. Because it all happens here, on the stone table. Potting, transplanting, and after it is all swept and ...
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