Deer-Proof Flowering Perennials & Shrubs

Make no mistake, that little cutie will grow up to be a marauding menace, a furry, four-legged locust that you will want to throttle with your bare hands.  And then eat. Even though I live in the sprawling suburbia of North Raleigh, deer are a serious problem.  Recently I was talking with a friend who... Continue Reading →

Spring Flowers

It has been an odd Spring here in North Carolina with heavy rains and wild temperature swings, not to mention the usual yellow fog of pine pollen that smothers the area for 2 or 3 weeks each year.  I was concerned that the frequent swings between 70's-80's and freezing temps would put a damper on... Continue Reading →

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