The Gardenangelists

A Gardener's Life: Bugs, Birds, Blooms, and Books

September 22, 2021 Carol Michel, Dee Nash Season 3 Episode 46
The Gardenangelists
A Gardener's Life: Bugs, Birds, Blooms, and Books
Show Notes

Dee and Carol talk about ecological horticulture and growing food with hydroponics, which leads to lots of insect and book discussions.

Links you may find useful!

 Better Lawns and Gardens hosted by Teresa Watkins. Her show airs live on Saturday mornings from 7am - 9am EST on WFLA-AM 540 and several other stations in Florida. Click here to listen to Carol's segment from last Saturday.

Article in the NYT:  Why You Should Do Your Spring Planting in the Fall, by Margaret Roach referring to the Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Hydroponics article in Modern Farmer.

On the Bookshelf: Hi Cacti: Growing Houseplants & Happiness, by Sabina Palermo


Article about Spotted Lanternfly found in Kansas.
USDA Spotted Lanternfly Info

Gooks by Dave Goulson including Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse (to be published September 28), A Sting in the Tail: My Adventures with Bumblebees, and A Buzz in the Meadow: The Natural History of a French Farm

Ted talk by Dave Goulson.

Butterflies of North America (Kaufman guide) that Dee bought

Butterfly Fruit Feeder for your patio that Dee bought

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For more info on Carol and her books, visit her website.  Visit her blog May Dreams Gardens.
For more info on Dee and her book, visit her website.  Visit her blog Red Dirt Ramblings.

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