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Holiday to remember

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Come on in! Pull up a chair.We’re all sitting here by the fire in the lobby of the Brandywine Wildflower Journal’s world headquarters, and Grandpa is telling us a story. Grandpa? Wake up!Huh? Wha? Where was I? I forgot. Oh, yes, the Great Flood of 2014. It was a real...

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Thanks for a great day

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Autumn is officially here. Halloween is almost here. Thanksgiving will be here before you know it.So, you might want to start giving thanks now. That’s what we did last week after a wonderful morning working in the woods, installing yet more native plants in a serene spot...

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While you were away

Friday, September 5, 2014

August came and went. Like a gentle breeze you might have barely noticed. You might have smiled and weren’t sure why. Maybe you took a vacation. A trip to the beach. Or the mountains. Some kind of respite before the autumn makes its way up the road and settles in outside your door...

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Here we grow again

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Stiff knees? Check. Sore back? Check. Dirty hands? Check. Smiles? Yup. Laughter? Wait, seriously? You bet your Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)!Ah, gardening humor. Gotta, um, dig it.We must be gardening. And, more specifically, planting. As in, planting a new garden....

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(Re)Making our bed

Friday, June 27, 2014

The Sun Bed rebuilding effort is moving right along.The Brandywine Wildflower Journal was wandering around aimlessly, as usual, earlier this month when we came across a group of volunteers dismantling what was left of the old Sun Bed. The remaining plants came out,  the old hodge-...

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