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October 21st, 2012
October 21, 2012

"To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow"


Garden Destinations - where you can not only read about public and private gardens all over the world, but you can enter your own favourites for us all to know about and enjoy. Click on the Gardens button in the black bar to go to the area and start entering your favourites! The big banners all take you to various areas as well so check those out too.

Are you a novice gardener who needs the wisdom of experience or are you a seasoned gardener who would like to keep up with the latest in gardening trends. No matter where you fit you will feel welcomed here and grow. Since 1996 we have showcased many wonderful writers who have a wealth of information to share. Each Sunday I put up a batch of new articles but there are thousands more here to enjoy and learn from. Start by clicking on our Articles button in the Black Bar to be taken to over 9,000 articles from gardeners all over the world AND if you have written an article that you would like to share with us, please send along to my email address.

Todays Newsbite

It's Sunday and I have returned home from my South Africa tour and now am sitting in NJ waiting to take a flight to Taiwan tomorrow. Has it been a busy month for me? I cannot begin to tell you in this short space just what we have discovered in South Africa or to tell you about my short trip on the Blue Train. It will come a bit later on after I get all my thoughts together and this trade show in Taiwan over with. Just the flights alone to Taiwan are 18+ hours each way. This month has been incredible as far as flying, staying in hotels (14 at least)and yes a bit of stress thrown in for good measure. But I would not do it if I didn't enjoy it so stay tuned, I will tell you all. Please don't forget to check to see what events are happening...check our calendar to see what is going on in your area. If your event is not listed get it on up...it's free and great exposure.

Be sure to check out my Facebook page for the latest on what I am seeing and doing.

Have you discovered all the garden events in our Events area yet?

Our Garden Tours Site is where you will find our very latest tour offerings. I continue to work on exciting new places to visit so check often to find out what I am up to. Since 1998 I have welcomed both new and repeat guests. There is much more there so please visit www.gardeningtours.com

BE SURE to follow me on Facebook for up to date news from me while I travel as this is a very busy time for me with my tours.

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My latest AccuWeather.com articles are put up each week on their site so make sure you click on the banner underneath my picture here to take you to them. WorldReviewer.com has lots of reviews I have done - check out http://www.worldreviewer.com/member/donnadawson/


If you have gardening questions, please send them along to Art Drysdale, his email is listed with all his articles and look for weekly articles answering those questons plus much more. There are many other excellent ways to get your answers. Search the thousands of articles written on gardening subjects, or use the forum Gardeners Forum

NEW GARDEN POLL Right next to the date you will see Garden Poll ... click on that and tell us how you feel. It is very seasonal so make sure you tell us soon.

We have two other sites that might also be of interest to you.
Here is the website link to our tours only gardening website!

Our Panama site is at WhyPanama.net Moving to a tropical country from Zone 3a in Alberta was sure some kind of adjustment, but one that we are so thankful we did. It has opened up a whole new world of plant material and article opportunities for me.



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