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June 2011

29 Jun Nearly Wordless Wednesday: Pigs and Compost!

Heard from a local farm yesterday that they plan on expanding there compost operation in a big way, and that these individuals will be at the core of the operation.

The plan also includes aquaculture and Vermicompost, and outreach to local school systems. Exciting stuff, and they’ve asked if I would like to be involved! My answer, ” Does a pig… well, you know, in the mud?”

More info soon, but for now, meet mama and her piglets!

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15 Jun Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day – June 2011

It’s bloom day again, and things are starting to perk up after a wet, sluggish, spring. Here are a few shots from the nursery, including a one of what some might call a weed. Must be an “eye of the beholder” thing though, because I sure like it! I’ve included names on those that I’m sure of, Enjoy!

Clematis 'Josephine'

Salvia 'May Night'

Echinacea

Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' (with a visitor)

Heuchera 'Tiramisu'

Oenothera

Lonicera 'Major Wheeler'

Achillea 'Moonshine'

Penstemon 'Husker Red'

Knautia 'Thunder and Lightning'

A selection of Dicentra

Sedum

Red Clover (Trifolium pratense)

Please be sure to stop by May Dreams Gardens to see what’s blooming elsewhere!

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