Transplanting Edible Perennials

Today we relocated two perennials: asparagus and French sorrel. The right time is when the roots are robust but the plant hasn’t …

Glimpses of Spring in the Garden

The first nibbles of French sorrel peek through the soil. French sorrel is among the earliest and latest crops available to gardeners.

Sweet Dreams to the 2020 Garden

We’re still enjoying some garden greens and herbs, but we’ve done our last big harvests and created a cozy winter bed for …

The Garden’s Ancient History

This essay by 485 Elm gardener and naturalist Ned Swanberg originally appeared is reprinted from the Bridge with the author’s permission. ESSAY: …