Once there was a gardener who followed a bunny down a messy blackberry bramble. Her sense of order insulted, she began to scramble! Though scouts had offered their assistance, she could stand the eye sore no more. Impatiently, she proclaimed “off with their heads!” – and so began the chore. Simple, she said. “Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop.” With great determination, she clipped, and tugged, and swore, and chopped. “The […]
This year in the Homeward Bound Memorial Garden, we have been graced with many fruits. Apples. Grapes. Blackberries. Pears. And my favorite fruit of all… Kongs.
The blackberry bushes at the Homeward Bound Memorial Garden are surprisingly surviving the birds to produce fruit (perhaps they are too full from lunching on the nearby grapes to care). We’re anxious for their season to start – and to finish. The bramble has taken on a life of its own. Now home to bunnies – and who knows what else – it is overgrown and unmanageable. We are told that there are two raised beds in there. Who knew? […]
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