Timely unsolicited horticultural advice from Emma
April 23, 2020
Last week's Times ran a couple articles about gardening. As offering unsolicited advice is one of my favorite pastimes-and as I'm sure you're not interested in another week's worth of secondhand finals stress-I figured I'd share a couple horticultural tips of my own. (As for my qualifications, I do have some green stuff coming up in this year's garden, and barely half of it's weeds!)
Yes, seeds are cheaper than plants. Yes, there's usually more variety in the seed-packet display than there is on the transplant cart. And yes, the prohibitions on shipping plants into the state don't apply to...