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Arthur in the garden! · 1d ago

80f today?

Very warm weather here in the Piedmont of North Carolina! It is February and the temperatures will be almost 80! Spring has arrived! Lunch is rice with onions and broccoli in a very spicy vi...
Arthur in the garden! · 1W ago

81f on 12Feb2017!

Really? 81f on 12Feb2017! But you know who says there is no such thing as global warming! 😏
Arthur in the garden! · 2W ago

Another cold spell after a month of warm weather….

The plants are all confused! Weeks of temps in the 50s to 70s have encouraged an early Spring blooming… Asian magnolia- Magnolia denudata ‘Forrest’s Pink” Hellebore  Daffodils  Crocus And th...
Arthur in the garden! · 2W ago

Tu Bishvat Shabbat Menu

Tu Bishvat or the Jewish New Year of Trees is just around the corner.  Of course, there is food to celebrate but also its an excellent time of the year to remember the environment and to be ...
Arthur in the garden! · 3W ago

Random acts of kindness

Random acts of kindness – hand knitted scarf with note left on a park bench: “If you are stuck outside in the cold please take this to keep warm.”There is hope ….
Arthur in the garden! · 3W ago

Witch Hazel ‘Jelena’

One of my favourite winter flowering plants is Witch Hazel. A few cultivars are very fragrant. My favourite is a cooper-flowered variety known as Jelena. It has a low spreading habit of abou...
Arthur in the garden! · 3W ago

Look closely…..

Arthur in the garden! · 1M ago

Blooming today!

The temperatures has been very nice for a few days which has encouraged the winter bloomers to put on a show! Winter honeysuckle Prunus mume – Japanese flowering apricot- Peggy Clarke Mahoni...
Arthur in the garden! · 1M ago

Volunteer opportunities abound on MLK Day
Arthur in the garden! · 1M ago

A wee bit of snow…

We had a few inches of snow in the Piedmont of North Carolina this past weekend. Lily was not impressed! Atb