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how to build a hoop house for fall/winter gardening.
poppies for remembrance: Moina Michael conceived of the idea of wearing poppies for remembrance. She made some to wear herself and sold them to her friends to raise funds for servicemen in need.
Old standbys: Lambs ears (Stachys byzantina) and chives (Allium schoenoprasum). Great combo and easy to propagate. Photo via Chiot's Run.
Oh, the summer night Has a smile of light And she sits on a sapphire throne. ~Barry Cornwall
Make your own suet cakes for the birds
Making a birdseed suet wreath
2013 Chiot's Run Calendar
grow your own sweet potato slips
Garden idea: stained glass and large wire screening/mesh by Lauren Jolly Roberts.