Will My Woody Plants Recover from Freeze Damage
April 12, 2016
Now that spring weather, with unusually high temperatures, came early to many parts of the Northeast and most woody trees and shrubs have broken bud and flowered almost a month early, we have suddenly dipped back into winter with below freezing temperatures.
Tea! Who Knew?
March 14, 2016
My husband and I were visiting Charleston, S.C., and decided to take the "Charleston Tea Plantation Tour". We both love a good cup of hot tea, and iced tea is the standard drink in our house. But, what did we know about tea? Where does tea come from? What does a tea plant look like? What's the difference between black, oolong, green, and white tea? Who knew? Not us!