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Historical Seed Catalogs: D. Landreth Seed Company (1894) – 3 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old seed catalogs (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of date, but you […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Barteldes Seed Catalog (1919) – 2 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old seed catalogs (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of date, but you […]

A Gardener’s Notebook: Scorch and sunburn in the garden – Lots of damage in the neighborhood – August 9, 2018

A few weeks ago, here in the San Fernando Valley, we set an all-time high temperature of 117º. While we are used to a few days of warm temperatures each Summer, this is by far the hottest and longest patch I, and most of the California Natives, have ever experienced. As I walked around the […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Seed catalog by Hobbs, Parsons Co; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection – 1 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old seed catalogs (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in this treasure trove of information. Sure some ideas might be out of date, but you […]

Grapes in the Neighborhood — Follow Me On Instagram!

Grapes in the Neighborhood  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List   Read more on this topic: Grapes in the Sun #grapes #food #fruit #garden #sicily #italy #naturr #gardenersnotebook #plants via Instagram [Photo] Grapes in the Sicilian Summer via Instagram [Photo] Summer Grapes in Sicily via Instagram […]

Peaches at the Farmers Market — Follow Me On Instagram!

Peaches at the Farmers Market Sherman Oaks Farmers Market  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about vegetable gardening † * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it […]

Grape Tomatoes 🍅 — Follow Me On Instagram!

Grape Tomatoes 🍅  Sherman Oaks Farmers Market  and Follow Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List Learn more about vegetable gardening † * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! † […]

Strawberries at Sherman Oaks Farmers Market — Follow Me On Instagram!

Strawberries at Sherman Oaks Farmers Market Join the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List  and Follow Learn more about vegetable gardening † * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! † Books available at the LA Public Library Read more on […]

Tasty Strawberry from the container garden via My Instagram

Tasty Strawberry from the container garden We beat the squirrels to this one! Yum! Join the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List  and Follow Learn more about growing strawberries with these book † * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. […]

In the garden…March 17, 2018: Planting Pumpkins? from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:34)

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook From leftover pumpkin to new pumpkin plants. One more getting something from nothing in the garden. Music: Carefree by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License   Learn more about pumpkins and squash with these books †† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports […]