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Formerly Homeless Grow Community at Genesis Gardens

When we are settled and cultivating, it moves us into this place of caring for it, and that’s the ultimate circle of life: Alan Graham, founder and CEO of Mobile Loaves and Fishes. Our featured tour this week takes us to the Mobile Loaves and Fishes’ Genesis Gardens at Community First! Village. But first, a | read more →

Bee-Hind the Scenes With Beekeepers & How We Help

I lucked into a first-time-ever moment in my garden! A fiery skipper clasped so firmly onto a purple aster that it hadn’t a thought for me as I crept up. I love perennial asters (Symphyotrichum oblongifolium) for their placeholder foliage and durability in drought or rain bombs. Come October, their lavender blossoms explode to a | read more →

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Healing Gardens for the Formerly Homeless

air date: November 18, 2017

Herbs can build the immune system or contribute antiviral and antibiotic therapy. Tiodoso Bustillo, Acupuncturist & Herbalist/Integrative Medicine from Baylor Scott & White, explores a few common and Asian herbs, when and how to take them, and when to avoid. Genesis Gardens at Community First! Village, a Mobile Loaves & Fishes planned community for the formerly homeless, grows good health along with dignity. Trisha shows how to grow, divide and harvest tasty perennial leeks. Daphne explains why an oak tree’s acorns are oozing sap and when to divide fall-blooming bulbs. Read the blog!

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December To Do List

This month's tips for how to care for your plants, pruning, fertilizing, lawn care, and preping for your garden. Read the entire to do list.

Plant of the Week

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