Catkins

My beautiful mature oak trees rain catkins this time of year.  They create a carpet of brown across my yard and I skim my swimming pool multiple times a day. My gardens are likewise full of catkins.  The catkins disintegrate…

Worms in the garden

I just re-did my yard and my landscaper talked me into putting 16 inches of new soil in the beds – all the old soil was removed – we were well into the clay layer. The new soil is a…