Keyword: Sura Jeselsohn
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I clearly have been working on my garden for many years. The first few were backbreaking as I had to clear away years of neglect, and even dumping. more
Although the weather is still warm, the calendar plus the sudden increase in falling leaves is telling us that Summer 2018 is departing. more
Years ago when I was young and foolish, I thought slugs were interesting. more
All cultures subscribe to a natural law by which their members, as well as outsiders, are expected to abide. more
I first met water lettuce — Pistia stratiotes — floating gracefully on a pond at a public garden. more
One of my favorite books growing up was “The Golden Hawks of Ghenghis Khan,” written by Rita Ritchie. It is an adventure story about a young boy from the ancient trading city of Samarkand. more
I prefer not to schedule anything time-consuming on Fridays. Yet on Aug. 3, there I was with about 250 others, anxious to learn more about the New York Botanical Garden’s EcoFlora project. more
Imagine stepping through a doorway set into high crenellated brick walls into a magical garden. I can only liken it to an “Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves” moment, when the mundane world melts away and shining jewels scattered all around. more
Years ago, I chanced on Untermyer Park. I remember green lawns and the ruins of some stone structures, but nothing more. more
The Englishman W. M. Flinders Petrie, a noted Egyptologist, devised a numbering system for all the stones at Stonehenge. more
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