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Archive for November, 2007

Send a Care Package to the Troops before Christmas!

A great friend of mine, Andrew Goodman, recently wrote to tell us about a new contest and program being done by a site called  These guys are friends of Andrew’s, and instead of just saying they support the troops, they’re doing something about it.   Here’s the story about packages sent for Thanksgiving; they’re now working on the […]

November 27, 2007 · Ray Allen · Comments Closed
Tags:  · Posted in: Gardening in the Winter

Heigh Ho! The holly!

Today, I was looking for a great photo of holly to use on our homepage for Christmas. I Googled Images, and found a really beautiful one from an herb site.  I emailed and asked for permission to use the photo, as I always do, and within an hour, I had my answer.  A really nice […]

November 24, 2007 · Ray Allen · Comments Closed
Posted in: Gardening in the Winter

The Amaryllis Club

I know a group of women who love amaryllis.  Every year about this time, they all order a few, and begin watering them.  These women are all retired, and live at a place called Windfield, which boldly calls itself “Senior Estates” on the pretty carved sign outside.  These senior estates are really lovely apartments in Hadley, […]

November 24, 2007 · Ray Allen · Comments Closed
Tags:  · Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Fall, Gardening in the Winter

Welcome to the new blog.

At long last, the blog I kept for several years is active again.  Here, you’ll find posts about various things that happen at, information from and about our outstanding staff, and mostly, things for our loyal Members, now over 50,000 strong–new products, gardening info, and more.  Our website is now visited by up to […]

November 23, 2007 · Ray Allen · Comments Closed
Posted in: Wildflowers