Ramblings of a "New American" Gardener

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June 17 – Garden Conservancy Open Day at Federal Twist

June 2, 2017

Federal Twist will open for the Garden Conservancy Open Days on June 17 this year–earlier than ever before–and you are welcome to come. For information and driving directions, click on this link. It’s been a rainy spring and I’m just back from almost a month in Spain and France. Over the next two weeks I’ll be […]

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Is a change in the air?

October 24, 2013
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Was I surprised! My late Garden Conservancy Open Day on October 19 was a rousing success. We had over 300 visitors, and judging by what I could see, most were enjoying it. I was so busy I didn’t take a single photo, so I’m using a Google Earth photo of the house and garden above, […]

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The Good-for-Nothing Garden

October 16, 2013
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Coverage in The New York Times… I admit it; I feel exposed in an uncomfortable way. But as a friend was kind enough to point out to me at dinner Monday night, “Jim, you’re not the center of the universe.” So click on this link and you’ll go to a story about me and my […]

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