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Real Estate - May 6, 2011

Garden tips for May

Waxing philosophical about one's garden

by Jack McKinnon

At times I garden to grow something, other times I garden to grow myself. A gardener for many years, I have found many times when the garden simply didn't do what I had planned. Many times. I planted, fertilized, pruned, watered and even went out and talked to my plants and they still shriveled up, turned the wrong color and died.

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Garden coach Jack McKinnon can be reached at 650-455-0687 (cell), by email at Visit his website at


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