Pierce College Farm Diminished

It’s the year 2077, and Angela Brahma, a student at StarWorks Academy (formerly known as Pierce College), is upset. She wanted to take Plant Propagation 101 but, at the last minute, the class w...

What to Plant Near a Pond

Q: We have a small backyard with a small pond in one corner. When we had the yard landscaped, we ended up with two Melaleucas near the pond. Bottom line, the roots from the Melaleucas have taken over...

A garden of beauty and daring experiments

From an upper-story bedroom window, Michael Kappel looks down on his sumptuous garden in Westwood. It is a soothing sight for someone who lives in constant and excruciating pain, the result of a spin...