Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist When I came across “Drunken Woman Frizzy Headed” lettuce, I knew I had to find out the story behind that name.
By Jennifer E.Beaver Columnist I was never all that fond of beets until I had trouble growing them in my little raised bed garden. Then […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist Sunday is my favorite day in the garden. Okay, some weeks it’s my only day in the garden. After a […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist Every gardener is getting itchy to go out and play. Following are a few tips and tricks to help you […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist Lust for America’s favorite garden edible struck early this year.
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist According to my grab-bag of flower seed packets, it’s time to plant. Wildflowers, poppies, nasturtiums– let’s go!
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist To everything, there is a season, and this is the season for checking out garden trends and products to find […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Staff Writer For 2011, gardening is the new black. It’s the trendy thing, the must-have skill, the proven conversation-starter.
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist Got a gardener on your gift list? Lucky you! Shopping is a cinch. Following are some of my suggestions for […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Staff Writer I don’t have patience with fussy plants. If a plant needs coddling– something outside of appropriate sunlight and water […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist The title of this week’s column is adapted from one of my favorite books, Ray Bradbury’s Something Wicked This Way […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist I never thought we had a particularly big front lawn…until we decided to remove the grass. Turns out that writing […]
By Jennifer E. Beaver Staff Writer Should you pee on your compost pile?
By Jennifer E. Beaver Last night, I was awakened by the faint but unmistakable odor of skunk– probably the same one my neighbor saw walking […]
Did you plant tomatoes and other edibles in the spring? If so, you’re probably enjoying the fruits of your labors. Isn’t it tempting to let […]