Tag - Gardening

The Making of a Meadow

In the Garden By Judith Cox A true learning experience After my mother died in October 2011, the summer of 2012 saw me transplanting glorious perennials from her peaceful sheltered zone five garden to my harsh, hard-scrabble garden. I attempted a small formal garden in her memory, but the weeds continually encroached over the...

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The health benefits of spending time in your garden Gardening is now on par with traditional exercise as a health-promoting activity. It has become highly regarded for its physical, mental and spiritual benefits. A study by the University of Arkansas found gardening to be more effective than jogging, swimming, and walking for...

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