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    An Excerpt from “The Scent of a Daphne”

    Rooted: The Best New Arboreal Nonfiction, An Excerpt from "The Scent of a Daphne," Karen Hugg, https://karenhugg.com/2017/04/06/horticulture-school #books #anthology #fiction #Rooted #trees #nonfiction

    I’m pleased to share a sneak peek of my piece, “The Scent of a Daphne,” which will appear in the anthology┬áRooted: The Best New Arboreal Nonfiction.┬áIt’s not really a story about a daphne but it is a story with a daphne in it. It shares a snippet of my time in horticulture school when my husband was undergoing cancer treatment and I was trying to study plants. Mostly, it’s about the unexpected, precious gift I received during that time. “The…