So, looking ahead briefly. At last, I will be spending this autumn at Heronswood. The original Heronswood, that is. I’ve been there before and anticipate my return. But more of that later.
First, the present. But for a few updates, I have not contributed to this website for nearly 3 months. Shameful. Conventional wisdom says that I should have, in some manner, a presence on the web. I know this certainly to be true. As of 7/21/07, I am told that 67,732 gardeners have subscribed to this site. I am overwhelmed, appreciative of the support and encouragement, and very contrite that I have paid such little attention to the process. Yet still I believe in gardening when I have the time and even stronger, believe in writing when I have something of merit to say. Too often as of late, some horticultural blahgs I attempt to read are nothing but meaningless and embarrassingly concocted twaddle. I am acutely sensitive to contributing to an inchoate heap of words better composted. [Read more…]