Those End of Summer Blue(bell)s

Urban Gardens NYC

“But now in September the garden has cooled, and with it my possessiveness.  The sun warms my back instead of beating on my head …The harvest has dwindled, and I have grown apart from the intense midsummer relationship that brought it on.”
–  Robert Finch

It’s hard to believe that it is already September, isn’t it? Summertime crept in cunningly back in June, and now she’s departing with the same aloofness that makes us long for heat and sunshine in New York’s chilling winter months. Happily, there is still much time to tend to your garden or try new techniques before you prepare for hibernation. After all, autumn is one of the most beautiful times of year, and one that offers much for those who love to spend time outdoors gardening.

Sarah Raven, a writer for the UK Telegraph recently wrote an article about the beauty of flowers that are…

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