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The politics of plants, part three

When it comes to Good Plants, I am the expert.  Why?  Because it is MY opinion, and MY garden.  From the earth’s molten core all the way up to air traffic right-of-way, that rhomboid quadrilateral of dirt is MINE…and I … Continue reading

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The politics of plants, part two

Who decides plants are good?  Most often, it is the nursery trade and its consumers.  A plant is commercialized or newly hybridized, introduced, the public buys it, it is a Good Plant.  However, as anyone who has ever planted houttuynia … Continue reading

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