“Lilacs for Aunt Rose”, “The BLUE Rose”, the original garden story, failed septic tank = first garden, starlings saved my plums, the wonders of dirt … and much, much more!
This back issue of The Weeder’s Digest includes the following gardening stories and tales:
Lilacs for Aunt Rose
From the old country, one thing lives on.
The Day the Septic Tank Failed
And I became a gardener.
Common as Dirt
Miraculous, rare, vital, yet we treat it like ..
Read your fortune—your PET’S fortune!
The Blue Rose
An excerpt from a GARDENING mystery novel.
I had so many deer there was only one thing to do.
Invasive plants for invasive people?
The Miracle of the 16 Books
Mike McGrath tries to NOT sell his new book.
Dreaming Through Darkness
Gardening as peacemaking.
The Starling and the Plums
How the one—amazingly—saved the other.
Frank and St. Francis
A pacifist, a hunter—and a garden.
Russ and the Bugs
A five-year-old teaches his mother a lesson.
The first garden story of all.