Maryland Grows


Things Fall Apart

Things fall apart. That’s the way it is sometimes, and that’s the way it happened with the cold frame kit. I put it together on a warm day in early March, and set it up over the arugula I had…

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Experimental Growing

I s’pose much of gardening is experimentation, though some experiments are more forthrightly whistling in the dark than others. I’ve never had a cold frame before, though I know people who religiously seed things into frames made from old windows,…

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Fresh Herbs in Winter

Although I adore flowers and shrubs and trees, ultimately, I started gardening 35 years ago because I love to eat. And while I’m always hugely relieved when I finish canning the last tomato and freezing the last raspberry sometime in…

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