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On Gardening: Pantone goes peach, a perfect color for the garden

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Amelia Nash just wrote an article for and her headline was exactly my thoughts too: “Pantone is Keeping Things Warm, Fuzzy and Peachy Keen for 2024." The article is great, and you could sense her excitement over the new color of the year, and The Garden Guy couldn’t agree more!

So, if you haven’t seen the announcement ...Read more

The Greener View: Three Great Garden Books

Gardening / Jeff Rugg /

Still looking for gifts for your gardener? The three books in today's article cover hot topics in gardening. Many gardeners are trying to reduce the amount of lawn they have to maintain, growing food while still having a pretty garden in the city can be hard to do, and gardeners are starting to really focus on using less water in the landscape. ...Read more

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On Gardening: Celebrating the All-Stars of the Drought

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Last Friday, Saturday and Sunday my area was fluctuating with a 78 to 90-plus percentage chance of rain. Indeed, it was overcast and dreary with mist over the three-day period. But there were no drought relieving downpours at The Garden Guy’s house.

With rains being almost nonexistent for much of my region this past summer, many of us have ...Read more

The Greener View: Gift Books for Your Gardener

Gardening / Jeff Rugg /

It is that time of year again, time to think about gifts for the gardener in your family who already has all the tools and gadgets. Gardening books are a great way to pass the winter away while learning new things about plants and gardens.

Over the past few decades of telling gardeners about new books, the places where books are purchased have ...Read more


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