Lawrence Charles Sommers

...wonderful nurse Emily. There will be a celebration of the life of Larry Sommers on Saturday, 18 July from 2 pm to 4 pm at Glacier Gardens. There will be light hors d'oeuvres, a hosted bar, and piano. Family and friends are invited to join us. Larry's ashes...
What's in Bloom: 'The Rocket'

...sunny summer afternoons - something that rarely happens here in cloudy Southeast. "The Rocket" is not a plant for small gardens as it forms clumps that can be more than 4 feet across with leaves up to one foot across.? "What's in Bloom" is a regular...
Plein air watercolor workshop offered at arboretum Saturday

...p.m. and from 12:30-2:30 p.m. The cost is $20 per person and includes art supplies, cookies and coffee.The gardens at the arboretum are protected with a conservation easement by the land trust. For more information, visit www.SoutheastAlaskaLandTrust...
What's in Bloom: Bighead knapweed

...with our sustained warm weather. While many knapweeds are listed as highly invasive, C. macrocephala is well-mannered in gardens here in Southeast Alaska. In Washington and in Alberta, Canada, however, it is listed as a noxious weed. This large perennial...
Celebration of life: Larry C. Sommers

Larry C. SommersA celebration of life will be held for Larry C. Sommers on Saturday, July 18 from 2-4 p.m. at Glacier Gardens. There will be light hors d'oeuvres, a hosted bar and piano.Larry passed away Dec. 8, 2014, at age 68.
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Gardens of the Masters up for tour

The Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners Association is giving you a chance to see gardens grown by the masters while raising money for an annual scholarship. Saturday, June 20, the master gardeners' spaces will be...
Deadly balcony collapse tied to rotted beams

...determined another balcony at the Library Gardens apartment complex was "structurally unsafe...Berkeley.Segue Construction, the Library Gardens general contractor, was involved in two...graduate student who has lived at Library Gardens since last August, said she feels terrible...
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What's in Bloom: Rogersia

...that wide as well. They demand a soil that is acidic, humus-rich and consistently moist - a perfect match for many Juneau gardens. ? "What's in Bloom" is a regular feature that runs during the year's warmer months and features blooming plants at...
Oregon growers look to era of retail marijuana

...hippies looking for a little land in the 1970s who grew marijuana in secret gardens in the nearby hills.After medical marijuana became legal in 1999, people brought their gardens home.For years, medical marijuana laws did not allow growers to be...
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Thank you for Floyd Dryden support

...Schwartz.Supplies and equipment: Valley Lumber, Alaska Litho, Tyler Rental, Valley Paint Center, The Home Depot, Glacier Gardens, Julie Bates, Shanna Burns, Angy Cunningham, Stephanie Nylen, Rhoda Yadao, Mary Johns, Kelly Parise, TMHS Football...


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