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Piano, Pests, and Peony

I was fortunate to go to the final night of the Gilmore festival. How amazing that we, little Kalamazoo, can attract such amazing talent! The perfectly synchronized music reminds me of the garden. Whether completely natural, or contrived by a man-made design, nature is like a wonderful musical score with punctuations of drama. Currently, we’re at […]

What is winter burn?

Here we are well into our spring and I am amazed at the wreckage that this past winter has left behind. I’ve never experienced such a wide array of damage. Winter burn on evergreens, die back on tender plants, deer damage, crushed and broken limbs, and even patches of dead lawn. It seems that every […]