Monthly Archives: March 2015

Central Park’s Conservatory Garden, NYC

Central Park’s Conservatory garden is located at the north end of Central Park. A six-acre formal garden designed by Gilmore D. Clarke. Opened in 1937, it is an officially designated Quiet Zone. A beautiful setting to relax and recharge. Stroll … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 23, 2015 – Overwintered Root Crops + Thyme Harvest

Happy Spring! March, 20, 2015 did not look or feel like the First Day of Spring. Can you believe we had snow? Not an awful lot, about 3 inches. But spring will arrive, the sun will shine, all the snow … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 16, 2015 – More Indoor Seed Starting + Updates

This past week was a week of waiting. Waiting for the snow to disappear. Unfortunately my yard (front, sides and back) is still white. First day of spring is this Friday, March 20, only 4 days away, will all the … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 9, 2015 – Indoor Seed Starting

I am so blessed!!!!! This past week, one of my garden friends gifted me with a bucket of pro-mix enabling me to start my onions, leeks and celeriac seeds. Still unable to get into my shed for the needed seed … Continue reading

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Only In New York

Have wanted to organize my photos for a long, long time and it was on my 2014 end-of-year-to-do list, but never got done because I was not feeling up to par. Now that I am feeling a lot better decided … Continue reading

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