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Garden Bloggers Bloom Day -October 15th

Welcome to South Dakota on October 15th Garden Bloggers Bloom Day!  Our USDA Zone 4-5a region has been dry at the end of summer, but recent rains enhance leaf color. On this Sunday afternoon, we’re enjoying the outdoors at Lewis & Clark Recreation Area, a South Dakota state park. Near the park entrance, turning maples … Continue reading

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day September 15th

Welcome to Garden Bloggers Bloom Day in South Dakota. We’re about USDA Zone 4-5a. With late summer and early fall flowers in bloom, there are lots to attract butterflies and other pollinators to our yard.  It makes natural sense to plant more of what we and the pollinators like. Websites like National Wildlife Federation give … Continue reading

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day– August 15th

Welcome to Plant Exchange Blog in South Dakota, USDA Zone 4-5a, most of the time. Warm and cool spring, hot and dry summer and now more temperate days, plants in our raised beds are adapting this season! ‘Pow Wow’ Echinacea grows as a perennial here from seed. Once established it comes back well. It grew … Continue reading

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day October 15th

Welcome to our weekly Plant Exchange Blog about plants and people who grow them. Today, and around the 15th of each month is “Garden Bloggers Bloom Day.” We show you what illustrates the beauty of plants at this time. In South Dakota we are in USDA Zone 4-5a, and some would say a wider range … Continue reading