Monthly Archives: June 2020

Sow There! Searching for Dr. Bronner, June 26, 2020

Blackened aphids on portulaca, after being sprayed with soapy water. (Heather Hacking — Contributed) By HEATHER HACKING | Columnist June 26, 2020 at 3:30 a.m. Stuffed in a cupboard, or hidden in plain view? Somewhere in my house there is a brand new bottle … Continue reading

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Sow There! Things you notice when you have the time, 6-19-2020

They’re tiny seeds, but after falling several feet onto lush leaves, the landing sounds like the slightest patter of rain. (Heather Hacking — Contributed) By HEATHER HACKING | Columnist June 19, 2020 at 3:00 a.m. A friend stopped her bicycle at the … Continue reading

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Sow There! Bermudagrass hates shade, and other long-term plans, June 12, 2020

Sometimes you need to look the enemy in the eye. (Heather Hacking — Contributed) By HEATHER HACKING | Columnist June 12, 2020  For decades I’ve railed against privet as my most-hated garden nuisance. Sentiments certainly have not faded. However, the major privets … Continue reading

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Sow There! June, another excuse to plant more seeds, June 5, 2020

  Withering poppies are ready for seed harvest, just about now. (Heather Hacking — Contributed) By HEATHER HACKING | Columnist June 5, 2020 at 2:45 a.m. CHICO — Putzing around my garden has been a great solace the past two and a … Continue reading

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