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“In The Garden With Kathryn”

  I do love the garden in winter, however, this December has brought the strangest weather to Chestnut Cottage! From high 70s the week of Christmas to snow flurries and a chilly 18 degrees yesterday. This weather makes me very … Continue reading

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Lots of Flowers for a Debutante Ball!

My husband belongs to an interesting group of men…The Rhododendron Royal Brigade of Guards in Asheville. This group puts on the annual debutante week and this was their 83rd year to honor 22 young women. One of these wonderful young … Continue reading

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“In the Garden with Kathryn”: Going Green With More Boxwoods!

Sorry for having been absent from The Collected Room for a bit! It is a very busy time at Chestnut Cottage, especially in the garden! This past week, we installed a new boxwood hedge at our upper “car park”. When … Continue reading

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Welcome Spring!

I do believe that spring has finally arrived! At least I hope so. And with the coming of spring, my second favorite flower arrives…daffodils! (only second behind peonies!) What better way to start the daffodil season than with William Wordsworth’s … Continue reading

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“In the Garden with Kathryn”: Snowdrops!

With snowing falling on the Chestnut Garden today, my thoughts turned to snowdrops! I have a few popping their dainty little heads up and I am sure they will soon be blanketed with snow. I recently read about a new … Continue reading

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