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Dave Ledoux Rocks the Gardening Podcasts

Canadian Dave Ledoux built an impressive selection of gardening podcasts in 2014 at his website Back to My Garden. He’s interviewed all kinds of gardening lovers and professionals from around the world. In November, I was honored to be his guest. Now, our conversation is live and you can click here to check it out. We had fun discussing the ins and outs of gardening … Continue reading Dave Ledoux Rocks the Gardening Podcasts

A great gift for newbie gardeners

Barbara Blossom Ashmun’s Garden Retreats is, without a doubt, my favorite book about designing gardens in the Pacific Northwest. It’s not a giant compendium, it’s not really a how-to, it doesn’t show you how to map your yard on paper, but it’s always been the one book I recommend to clients. Why does it beat out other books on NW gardening? Because of its simplicity. … Continue reading A great gift for newbie gardeners