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Sow There! The gifts of the wide-open spaces 2-21-20

By HEATHER HACKING | Columnist February 21, 2020 Just in case you missed it, the plant world is awake — daffodils in the morning and white flowers in the glow of soft light at night. Last weekend our crew of visiting Fulbright … Continue reading

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Sow There!, Stop and smell the Daphne, if you have time 2-7-2020

The Daphne odoro is blooming on the south side of Laxson Auditorium in Chico. This beauty loves winter and usually blooms around Valentine’s Day. (Heather Hacking — Contributed) By HEATHER HACKING | Columnist February 7, 2020 at  CHICO — Alternate adventures caused … Continue reading

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Sow There! Valentines sentiments that last, buying live plants, 2-9-17

This Daphne odoro plant is long dead, another testament to the give and take of the garden world.Heather Hacking — Enterprise-Record By Heather Hacking, Chico Enterprise-Record Cynicism about Valentine’s Day returned quickly. For the past many years I had joined … Continue reading

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Love is in the air, can you smell it?

Nothing beats the early-in-the-romance moment when you’re called to the front of the office to fetch an envy-inducing vase of flowers. Bonus if there is an announcement over the loud speaker. Extra bonus if you did not send the flowers … Continue reading

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