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Garden Blog Archives

This webpage contains archived Garden Blog articles.  Each article can be opened and downloaded by clicking on the photographs or the red PDF icon next to the article titles.  For the most current article and a biography of the author, Terry Twigg, please visit our Garden Blog page.

Garlic and Chili

Garlic Has a Mind of It's Own


November 2018

Fall Foliage

Leave the Leaves


October 2018

Garlic and Chili

Garden Smarter, Not Harder


September 2018

Cluster of Grapes

A Splendid Vineyard Afternoon


August 2018

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At School

September 2023

Organic Home Garden

Garden Companions

August 2023

Purple Glow

In Praise of Darkness

July 2023

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An Encounter with Toxicodendron radicans

June 2023

Sow the Seeds of Victory Poster

Farming to Win

May 2023


Pondside Planting

April 2023


Growing Wild

March 2023

Seed Delivery

Seed Shopping

February 2023

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New Year's Re-Solution

January 2023

Frozen Berries

A Berry Wintry Garden

December 2022

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On the Brink

November 2022

Purple Chrysanthemums

October's FLower

October 2022


September: A Love-Hate Relationship

September 2022

Moon Clouds

Under the August Moon

August 2022

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Dance of the Fireflies

July 2022

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Of Flowery Meads and Changing Our Aesthetics

June  2022

Dahlia - KC's Garden 2021

Dahlias, Anyone?

May  2022


Go Big or Go Home

April 2022

Backyard Pond

A Sense of Place

March 2022

Outdoor Fireplace

The Armchair Gardener

February 2022

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New Year's Reflections

January 2022

Christmas Pine Tree

Ever Green

December 2021

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Pride of the Forest, Restored

November 2021


Golden October

October 2021

Peaks Above Clouds

An Extraordinary Summer

September 2021


Protecting the Birds AND The Fair is Back!

August 2021

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History and the Beast

July 2021

Sunset over Poppy Field

Gardens of Remembrance

May 2021

Budding Tree

The Wait is Over

April 2021

Old-Fashioned Clock

Almost Spring

March 2021

Jacobs Ladder -

Toward 70%

February 2021

Forest Trees

Time and Trees

January 2021


January Dreams                               January 2020

In Deep Midwinter                            February 2020

If Not Now, When?                            March 2020

The Birds, Bees and Bugs                  April 2020

Why You Need to Garden This Year     May 2020

Lose Some Lawn                               June 2020
Your Small Paradise                           July 2020
Lazy Summer Days                               August 2020
Lazy Summer Days - Part 2         September 2020
Spooky Stories from the Garden      October 2020
Season's End                                       November 2020

A Season of Giving                       December 2020


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Bee on a Daisy
Gardening Class
Wet grass
Pebble Walkway
Relaxing in Hammock
Luxembourg Garden in the Summer
Autumn Pond
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Purple Hyacinth
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Dog Walker


Digging In                                       January 2019

African Violets                                  February 2019

Witch Hazel                                      March 2019

Right Plant, Right Place                      April 2019

Fragrant Plants for Your Garden          May 2019

Civic Day Recap                                 June 2019


The Intricacies of Preserving Garlic      August 2019


Brainerd Library Monarch Waystation    September 2019


A Spectacular Garden in Middletown    October 2019


The Scoop on Poop                             November 2019


A Gardener's Holidays                               December 2019


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Purple Tulips
New Growth
Butterfly on Thistle
Watering Can
Fruit & Vegetable Market
Cluster of Grapes
Fall Foliage
Garlic and Chili
Garden Shed


HGC at Whole Harmony Apothecary    January 2018

Anticipating Spring                            February 2018

Starting Seeds Indoors                      March 2018

Creating a Butterfly Garden               May 2018

Watering and Other June Callings       June 2018


Abundance of All Things Garden         July 2018


A Splendid Vineyard Afternoon           August 2018


Garden Smarter, Not Harder              September 2018


Leave the Leaves                              October 2018


Garlic Has a Mind of Its Own              November 2018


December Garden Chores                  December 2018


Seed Delivery
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Fairy Lights
Pretty Garden
Audience and Lecturer
Garlic Cloves
Christmas Wreath


Hope: A Seed Starting Primer            February 2017

Backyard Birding: Bluebirds              April 2017


Haddam's Garden Fairies                  July 2017


Party by the River                            August 2017


Move a Few Perennials                     September 2017


Private Meeting                               October 2017


It's Time to Plant Garlic                   November 2017


Wreathmaking                                December 2017


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