Serenity for Summer at a Local Spot

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook   After our Green Drinks event on the South River at Historic London Town and Gardens, the “shining jewel’’ …
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Illustrated Guide to the Perennial Affair - Next Weekend

I've recently enlarged all my garden borders, so I need more perennials.  But that's not the only reason I'm psyched about the Perennial Affair event coming up …
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Cooking at Homestead Gardens' Mediterranean Retreat

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook
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Master Watershed Steward on Water-Friendly Gardening

Lisa Lisa Mulvaney, Master Watershed Steward for the South River, recently spoke to a group of watershed-concerned gardeners at Homestead about what we can all …
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Gene Sumi Makes Houseplant Care Make Sense

Homestead's gardening educator did some teaching at the December meeting of our Golden Spades group and the topic of houseplants couldn't have been timelier.   …
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Winter Workshops

Winter Workshops 2011 Call 410.798.5000 to register for Winter Workshops. Register early, as space is limited! Do you know someone who would be interested in …
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A Maryland Winery Lends a Recipe for Labor Day

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Kitchen Gardener Cook   This and That That ol' Tomato Festival was bumper-to-bumper folks for most of the day. There …
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Tomato Festival Next Saturday!

  Tomato Festival Nice to see Annapolis Mayor Joshua Cohen encouraging residents to attend the annual Annapolis Tomato Festival at our Davidsonville location …
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Crapemyrtle Festival Chockful of Free Events

Join us this weekend during our Myrtle Festival for music, talks, workshops, and a chance to spend your hard-earned Myrtle Money.  (And new this year - you can …
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Trends in Gardening with John Peter Thompson

John Peter Thompson is a fourth-generation nurseryman who's also in the thick of things in the gardening world nationally.   His blog describes him as a …
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The Wit and Wisdom of Andre Viette

The famous garden writer, nurseryman, and radio host Andre Viette delivered a whopping dose of his gardening "tips" to Homestead customers over the weekend …
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Katy Moss Warner May Just Have Taught Me to Do Color

  Magazines are full of articles about color but with those wheels and rules, they haven't exactly inspired or taught me to give color much of a try. Anyway, …
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