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How does your garden grow?

Original post made on Apr 8, 2009

If the adage about a man's home being his castle is true, what does that say about the yard surrounding the castle? For many Danville area residents, it is a refuge, a place to sit out on a balmy summer night watching the stars and enjoying the company of friends and family.

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Posted by Sou
a resident of another community
on Apr 8, 2009 at 10:48 pm

Thanks for a great mini-guide to local garden centers and nurseries, as a beginner, these places can offer a lot of experience and knowledge.

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Posted by Hal Bailey
a resident of another community
on Apr 10, 2009 at 7:19 pm

Dear Dolores,

My pal Ted, a master gardener, offers some reality:

Happy Spring! Happy Gardening!

In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like
dirt. -- Margaret Atwood

I love spring anywhere,
but if I could choose
I would always greet it in a garden.
-- Ruth Stout

This exceptional pal is across our country in Virginia Beach, but within our home we call EARTH. Touch it!!

Hal Pal

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Posted by cyrilo colino
a resident of another community
on Jul 30, 2009 at 8:41 pm

Hello! i'm from Brazil,I live in north part of the country in the Brazilian Amazon.I was in Danville doing an exchange program in march 1990 and my host family was the wonderful Akabane's family.I'm very proud to see Matt get success in the landscape business.All the best for the Akabane's(Matt,Mark and Mr. and Mrs Akabane).I never forgot you.