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We believe in the power of 1Thing.

Our company’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

August 08, 2019 - 2:45 pm
August has always been one of my least favorite months in the garden; but this August rated pretty high for me with plentiful rain resulting in fragrance, bloom and beautiful foliage.
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July 24, 2019 - 10:00 am
Watering is so important during the heat of summer. In spring, if you planted trees or shrubs particularly evergreens these plants require extra moisture to establish a strong root system. We have had an abundant amount of rain this spring and early summer; nevertheless it is important to keep an...
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June 12, 2019 - 10:00 am
The fullness and fragrance of bloom is all round us. The early summer sun is on the way, gently shining and the summer garden will be ready to flourish with flora, foliage and delicious edibles in the vegetable gardens.
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May 08, 2019 - 12:05 pm
“The darling buds of May” is such an apt phrase for one of the most enchanting months, bloom on bulbs and trees and the fresh foliage on trees winking in the sun.
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April 25, 2019 - 2:45 pm
On Earth Day, Entercom Hartford joined forces with the Bushnell Park Foundation to clean up Bushnell Park. Throughout the day, we picked up trash, swept walkways, and re-mulched some of the park's beautiful garden beds. Along the way, we learned about the history of America's oldest publically-...
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April 03, 2019 - 4:03 pm
I have received a commitment from thousands of people throughout New England to garden organically without using poisonous chemicals. My mission was to reconnect people’s hearts, hands and minds with the nourishing energy of Mother Nature’s Life giving gardens.
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March 13, 2019 - 11:00 am
There are those of us “mud and Wellington boots” gardeners that experience tremendous joy and utter despair while indulging in this gardening “pastime”. And there are moments, albeit infrequently, when I would happily give it all up and live in an apartment with a Victorian Aspidistra plant.
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March 07, 2019 - 11:51 am
‘Those March winds shall blow and we shall have snow and what will the Robin do then poor thing? He’ll hide in the barn and keep himself warm and hide his head under his wing.’ March can be rather unpredictable, as was obvious in the heavy snow of March 3rd. Hopefully that is the last white gasp of...
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February 13, 2019 - 2:54 pm
This winter as in other winters I needed a blossom boost and have enjoyed the fragrance of paper white narcissus that I planted. I surrounded the bulbs with seashells from White Sands Beach here in Old Lyme and kept them in a dark cool area keeping them moist as the roots developed.
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January 09, 2019 - 11:23 am
Happy New Year everyone. On December 21st, on the Winter solstice we turned the corner, and each day we move gradually from the dark into the light of a longer brighter day. A few weeks ago I planted my Paper white Narcissus on pebbles or you may use potting soil. I use tall glass vases and it is...
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