TITLE

Horticultural Happenings

AUTHOR(S)
Hrycan, William
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Gardener for the Prairies;Fall2012, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author reveals that the internet is home to a thriving community of horticulturists, designers, and experienced and new gardeners. This community, the author mentions, share their stories, experiences and dreams on their personal blogs. These blogs provide, among others, a glimpse at unique things that gardeners in countries like Canada and U.S. are doing. The author's favorite blogs are also listed including heavypetal.ca, gardenrant.com. and coldclimategardening.com.
ACCESSION #
82668902

 

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