Monthly Archives: July 2012

50 Ways to Leave Your Garden and Return (a Paul Simon parody)

Slip out the gate, Nate Paint the north wall, ya’ll Take a needed rest, Wes Kick up your feet… The yard hasn’t exactly been the relaxing hobby this year, hence the song. Aster Yellows took down some coneflowers. The Japanese beetle population now … Continue reading

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Kermit sings the blues about the yellows

I picked our first Pattypans and Asian Eggplants today. The larger cantaloupe are sitting up on cleaned tuna cans, busy knitting their netting patterns. The onions have swooned. The beets are blushing. The beans are kind of flagging in the … Continue reading

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