To say that I live on a rocky site is, um… a bit of an understatement. Really, you should call me Mrs. Rubble. Honestly, I wouldn't mind. After all, if the paleolithic sandal fits, you might as well wear it! You see, my house sits atop a ledgy hillside, and though it's lovely here, I haven't much loam. In fact, most of my garden is planted in a loose mix of gravel and stone; a "soil" type more accurately described as scree. Read more...
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Welcome to Garden Variety, a common ground for gardening enthusiasts in the B&N community. Each day, our resident experts, guest bloggers, and B&N staff produce articles on evergreen topics and growing trends in the realm of landscaping. From seasonal plants and edible gardens to book suggestions and landscape innovations, this is the place where ideas flourish.