“A Congregation of Flowers”, “Turf War”, “Beside Therapy”, “The First Columbine”, “My Last Catalog”, “Funny Aunt Minnie”, “The Human Bumblebee” … and much more!
This back issue of The Weeder’s Digest includes the following gardening stories and tales:
A Congregation of Flowers
Come—meet the members!
The wife wins!
Water Lily Sly
A wily son and a sneaky plant.
Need a good weeding session?
My Last Catalog
I’m pitching them all out, starting …
The First Columbine
An Iroquois legend. From the book Blossom Tales.
Walking with Caroline
Need a little motivation to get back into your garden?
Scents of Spring
Despite human efforts, the best perfumes don’t come in a bottle.
The Depot Kids
A chance to bloom—that’s what they really needed.
Green Bean Beaning
Mike McGrath has another misadventure that started well (grin)
A Chronic Alcoholic, a psychiatric nurse—and a garden.
Mr Hurlbert’s Protege
I learned a lot at my piano lessons—just not about the piano.
Funny Aunt Minnie
And her funny, surprisingly practical, garden.
The Human Bumblebee
Do plants make us grow them? By Michael Pollan.