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Against All Odds

Sometimes I’m drawn to plants that I find hard to grow. I work hard to find the right method for growing pansies from seed, for example. Once the few that make it to transplant survive, the purples and yellows die back in the heat of summer. This season I tried “Penny All Season Mix (F-1) … Continue reading

Against All Odds

Somehow last season’s viola produced a seed that fell on the patio, survived a South Dakota winter, found enough sand and moisture between pavers to germinate, grow, and bloom. What an amazing life cycle! Do you have an “amazing” plant comment to share? Thanks for your visit. See you again soon.