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How Does Your Garden Grow: Weed Appreciation Day!

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March 28 is Weed Appreciation Day! Not the kind of you puff puff give, rather, the kind of you might otherwise pull pull kill. So today, before popping off dandelion heads and slashing serpentine roots, take a moment to appreciate the beautiful nature of your phyto-intruders. And consider the words of Chance the gardener, "As long as the roots are not severed, all is well. And all will be well, in the garden."

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