The Garden Blog at Pinder's

These Times

I may not be alone when I confess to finding more stress in the world today than I did when I first began my gardening adventures back in 2005.  Since then I have come back to the garden for fuel, meditation, beauty, and all forms of stress reduction.  Having a dual purpose (creation of a peaceful outdoor space and ease from overwhelm) has always helped...
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It’s a great time to start your strawberry garden on the Treasure Coast. Plants will fruit through April with lots of red juicy fruit picked from your very own garden.  Plant in Marvin’s Magic Mix in full sun and watch them grow.  Two to three plants in at least a 12” pot.  Most strawberry plants will shoot off runners and create new plants.  Most gardeners...
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Honoring Your Nature

I loved Marvin’s share of last week about his father and we received a lot of sweet feedback about his memory.  It has me thinking about all the ways we honor our pasts and our principles.  Finding time and a means to honor, that is, to pay respect to the things that matter most to us can be challenging in this busy, worried world.  Thankfully,...
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