Tag Archives: Joyce Newman

Keeping the Green in Holiday Evergreens

 GV Contributor Joyce Newman provides tips and advice on maintaining beauty, sweet-smelling and long-lasting evergreen holiday decorations.

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Bookworm | Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life

Garden designer, teacher, lecturer and writer Marta McDowell’s new title explores ‘Peter Rabbit’ author and illustrator Beatrix Potter’s love affair with gardening.  McDowell answers a few questions from GV’s Joyce Newman about her latest book and how it came together.

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Garden to Table | Organic Apples

Garden to Table looks at homegrown, organic and natural foods, ingredients, recipes and preparation tips. In this installment, GV’s green guru Joyce H. Newman on why despite their health benefits—combating disease and promoting weight loss—there is reason for concern when … Continue reading

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Full Bloom | Little Bluestem and Purple Love Grass

Full Bloom delves into the history, characteristics, uses and potential of a single type of plant. Here, GV contributing writer Joyce Newman introduces two low-maintenance ornamental native perennial grasses that bring a punch of color (and more) to fall landscapes.

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