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Fellow Author Day!

Welcome to Mary's Garden. Before we get started I have our garden tip of the week. This is a shared one from the Internet as my resident gardener hasn't had his coffee yet...

This is from Better Homes and Gardens.
Follow These 10 Steps to a Magnificent Garden:
Spring is a good time to begin growing and digging, although planning can take place before the snow melts. Gardeners spend most of the summer watering, weeding, and watching young plants grow. Fall is a good time to plant trees, shrubs, bulbs, and some perennials.
Tip 1: Get an idea.
Is this going to be a vegetable garden? An herb garden? A flower garden? If you choose to grow flowers, do you want annuals, which you must replant each year but which give color most of the summer? Or do you prefer perennials, which have a shorter bloom time but come back year after year? You can mix any of the above—after all, it's your garden. Just one bit of advice: Start small. 'Tis better to succeed just a little, than to fail gr…

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