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The 2011 Gardening Year

by Jan Cashman The weather every year is unique, but 2011 had some real extremes.  We had a snowy winter.  According to Greg Ainsworth, columnist for the Chronicle, “from November through June, was the 3rd wettest period in 113 years.”  At the MSU ... [ View Page ]

Garden Tour 2011

by Jan Cashman The Emerson Cultural Center’s 2011 Garden and Home Tour was the best ever, with over 450 people buying tickets and touring the gardens.  We met a gardening couple who had driven all the way from Fort Benton to see the beautiful gardens a... [ View Page ]

Ideas from the 2010 Garden Tour

by Jan Cashman The 2010 Garden Tour this July 9 and 10 went on after the terrible hailstorm on June 30 and the gardens looked beautiful despite the hail.  The gardeners who open up their homes and gardens for all to visit are generous to do so.  This ye... [ View Page ]

Observations on the 2009 Garden Tour

by Jan Cashman - July 10 & 11, 2009 This year, all except one of the gardens on the Emerson Cultural Center Garden and Home Tour were in the old part of town, with small lots that had mature trees, therefore, plenty of shade.The old neighborhoods o... [ View Page ]

Garden Tour Gardeners

By Jan Cashman Before last year's Garden & Home Tour put on by the Emerson Center for the Arts, the garden owners on the tour were asked to fill out an information sheet. Their answers are interesting to fellow gardeners. We want to know how the best ... [ View Page ]