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Happy Garden Day to You!

Harvesting flowers is good for the plants’ health. Filling our homes with flowers is good for our mental health. Everybody wins.

Zinnias, cosmos, and daisies

Food isn’t all we grow here at the Garden at 485 Elm. Liz, our flower goddess, makes sure we have cultivated and …

Season of Abundance

Just like that, the garden is vivid, with leafy profusion in many colors. We’re dining on garden food daily, and it seems …

Soup’s On!

The season began slowly with a cold, wet June. We planted and replanted. Finally, crops are ready for regular harvesting. How do …

You *can* eat the daisies!

Our herb walk with herbalist Diana Baron fell on a gorgeous late spring evening and revealed a big food surprise: daisies! How …

Compostville 3.0 is underway!

The third iteration of Compostville is online and soon will be accepting gardeners’ food scraps! The short videos below demonstrate the system …