Marjorie Harris: A life in the garden.

Snow damage

I am not a completely stupid person, and I am compulsive but this a.m. it was a toss up as to which aspect of my personality was driving me. I was taking pictures of the garden bathed in snow and glittering sun to replace the now-inappropriate autumn picture above.?When, through...

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street trees

After talking about the whacking down of the neighbour?s giant Norway maple yesterday, I got a call from Valerie another neighbour who was just as upset as I was. ??We need at least a dozen new trees on this streets and I can get us some trees from the city.? Let?s...

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Felling street trees

We've had scrappy snow, rain, snow, rain and? now we have ice. Just to add to the misery, the city guys are about to cut down a Norway maple. Huge bloody ancient thing that almost demolished the neighbour's house in an earlier storm. It's got to go, but my heart...

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The Christmas tree

I finally went out and chose the Christmas tree yesterday. I go to Fiesta Farms (200 Christie Street) because they have a?phenomenal?choice and I love the way they display the trees. They hang them so you can see the shape all the way around.?And John or Dino will give you...

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