Starting Sweet Potato Slips

Starting Sweet Potato Slips

Starting Sweet Potato Slips   In my attic office, next to a south-facing window, I’m setting up sweet potato slips. Instead of growing them, I could just buy sweet potato slips in the garden center in the second week of May. But because it’s doable...
A Poem for Gardening Mothers

A Poem for Gardening Mothers

Blue Borage Time Your furry leaves and blue starflowers Summon bees at all the hours, Throughout spring and throughout summer, Summon all the honey mummers.   How their nimble legs alight Upon your blossoms’ azure shade, They stop and nip your sticky dew, Then fly...