4 min read · Sep 27th · We asked horticulturists to share the lettuce varieties that are the easiest to grow in a home garden. They recommend Monte Carlo Romaine, Parris Island Romaine, Crispino Iceberg, Buttercrunch, and… · Shared by 24
20+ min read · May 8th · Emily Dickinson, Virginia Woolf, Oliver Sacks, Rebecca Solnit, Bronson Alcott, Michael Pollan, Jamaica Kincaid, and more. · Shared by 368, including Charles Duhigg, Katja Evertz
The first pure joy of the garden… weeding all day to finish the beds in a queer sort of enthusiasm which made me say this is happiness.
5 min read · 2021-04-24 · “Can you plant a garden to stop a war? It depends how you think about time. It depends what you think a seed does, if it’s tossed into fertile soil.” · Shared by 180, including Jane, Charles Duhigg, Gabriele
Gardening situates you in a different kind of time, the antithesis of the agitating present of social media. Time becomes circular, not chronological
3 min read · 2021-05-20 · “Every plant one tends he falls in love with… Only persons of perennial genius attract or recreate as the plants, and of books we may say the same, as of the magic of solitude.” · Shared by 168, including Anita Leirfall, Charles Duhigg, LARRY ELKAN
so unabashedly reverent of nature as the only divinity