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7 Aug, 2019

A 24-Hour Bio Reverie at Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve

2019-08-26T13:35:07-06:00

SANTA FE, NM – Ciénegas, or marshlands, are unique and rare in the Southwest, and are disappearing due to land misuse and invasive species moving in. Just south of Santa Fe, next door to Rancho de las Golondrinas, lies the Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve, a cienega managed by the Santa Fe Botanical Garden. And on [...]

A 24-Hour Bio Reverie at Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve2019-08-26T13:35:07-06:00
3 Aug, 2019

The Garden Journal Podcast: August 3, 2019

2019-08-05T12:55:47-06:00

The Garden Journal on KSFR 101.1FM A lively, entertaining, and informative gardening radio talk show with four rotating hosts each month. Each week we talk with local, regional, or national experts about timely gardening and environmental topics relevant to Santa Fe and northern New Mexico gardeners. The Santa Fe Botanical Garden hosts the first Saturday [...]

The Garden Journal Podcast: August 3, 20192019-08-05T12:55:47-06:00
1 Aug, 2019

August’s Garden Chores

2019-08-01T12:33:48-06:00

August 2019 By Scott Canning, Director of Horticulture and Special Projects I looked back at my Garden Chores recommendations from a year ago, and felt inspired. Inspired because, except for the joy of some summer rains, this can be a challenging month for flower gardeners. And my advice a year ago was good advice for [...]

August’s Garden Chores2019-08-01T12:33:48-06:00
22 Jul, 2019

In Memory of Linda Milbourn

2019-07-19T14:02:28-06:00

Ground breaking ceremony on July 20, 2012, when the Santa Fe Garden Club presented a generous check to the SFBG. Linda Milbourn is center left, holding the check. Photo courtesy of Philip Metcalf. July 19, 2019 Letter to the Editor, Santa Fe New Mexican In Memory and Appreciation of Linda [...]

In Memory of Linda Milbourn2019-07-19T14:02:28-06:00
6 Jul, 2019

The Garden Journal Podcast: July 6, 2019

2019-07-30T11:31:18-06:00

The Garden Journal on KSFR 101.1FM A lively, entertaining, and informative gardening radio talk show with four rotating hosts each month. Each week we talk with local, regional, or national experts about timely gardening and environmental topics relevant to Santa Fe and northern New Mexico gardeners. The Santa Fe Botanical Garden hosts the first Saturday [...]

The Garden Journal Podcast: July 6, 20192019-07-30T11:31:18-06:00
1 Jul, 2019

July’s Garden Chores

2019-06-28T14:33:46-06:00

July 2019 By Scott Canning, Director of Horticulture and Special Projects Ah, July! After living on the East Coast for many years, where July can be quite unbearably humid, I truly rejoice at our “monsoon season”. Just when it threatens to get hot, we can be blessed by an afternoon thunderstorm, and all is right [...]

July’s Garden Chores2019-06-28T14:33:46-06:00
1 Jun, 2019

The Garden Journal Podcast: June 1, 2019

2019-06-04T14:47:11-06:00

The Garden Journal on KSFR 101.1FM A lively, entertaining, and informative gardening radio talk show with four rotating hosts each month. Each week we talk with local, regional, or national experts about timely gardening and environmental topics relevant to Santa Fe and northern New Mexico gardeners. The Santa Fe Botanical Garden hosts the first Saturday [...]

The Garden Journal Podcast: June 1, 20192019-06-04T14:47:11-06:00
11 May, 2019

The Garden Journal Podcast: May 11, 2019

2019-06-04T14:39:12-06:00

The Garden Journal on KSFR 101.1FM A lively, entertaining, and informative gardening radio talk show with four rotating hosts each month. Each week we talk with local, regional, or national experts about timely gardening and environmental topics relevant to Santa Fe and northern New Mexico gardeners. The Santa Fe Botanical Garden hosts the first Saturday [...]

The Garden Journal Podcast: May 11, 20192019-06-04T14:39:12-06:00
1 May, 2019

May’s Garden Chores

2019-05-01T09:34:39-06:00

May 2019 By Scott Canning, Director of Horticulture and Special Projects Ah, May! So many pleasures, and so much pressure! The month often starts with at least one unpleasant return to winter. I have seen snow in May more often than not the last five years. Yet by the end of the month, the weather [...]

May’s Garden Chores2019-05-01T09:34:39-06:00
6 Apr, 2019

The Garden Journal Podcast: April 6, 2019

2019-04-12T12:54:57-06:00

The Garden Journal on KSFR 101.1FM A lively, entertaining, and informative gardening radio talk show with four rotating hosts each month. Each week we talk with local, regional, or national experts about timely gardening and environmental topics relevant to Santa Fe and northern New Mexico gardeners. The Santa Fe Botanical Garden hosts the first Saturday [...]

The Garden Journal Podcast: April 6, 20192019-04-12T12:54:57-06:00