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The Red Pine Routine

The Japanese red pines at Shofuso are typically pruned in the fall. Even though there are only three red pines at the site, this can be a time consuming task. The red pine in the tea garden can be especially

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Emergence from Spring

Longer days with warmer temps and increased rainfall make all of the plants grow so fast.  During spring everything moves to the priority list as time sensitive tasks come up.  Sometimes it’s hard to discern what priorities trump the other

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The Aftermath of the Big Snow

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The Big Snow Begins

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