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

Garden Smarter, Not Harder


September 2018

Cluster of Grapes

A Splendid Vineyard Afternoon


August 2018

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


A Season of Giving

December 2020

Autumn Pond

Season's End

November 2020


Spooky Stories from the Garden

October 2020

Luxembourg Garden in the Summer

Lazy Summer Days - Part 2

September 2020

Relaxing in Hammock

Lazy Summer Days

August 2020

Pebble Walkway

Your Small Paradise

July 2020

Wet grass

Lose Some Lawn

June 2020

Gardening Class

Why You Need to Garden This Year

May 2020

Bee on a Daisy

The Birds and the Bees, and the Bugs

April 2020

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If Not Now, When?

March 2020


In the Deep Midwinter

February 2020

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January Dreams

January 2020

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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