Since I am in the business of teaching about gardening and nature to young children, I love recounting stories of Cleve Backster and the Secret Life of Plants at parties. Amazingly most of my peers are unaware of the experiments Backster performed with plants back in the 60's and 70's that for a time revolutionized how humans regarded plants. I only qualify…Continue
Posted on November 6, 2013 at 5:07pm
“Patience and fortitude conquer all things.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
Patience is not one of my virtues.
Last week I planted a bunch of seeds. It’s been hot here in California and even though it was still December, I felt some measure of spring fever. I wanted to check on our Bloomers! know + grow Seeds and make sure that they sprout okay…Continue
Posted on January 2, 2012 at 1:46pm