TAG : elderberries

Growing, Harvesting, and Using Elderberries

Ripe elderberries bring sweet rewards to gardeners. Photo by Getty Images/pejft. If you’re searching for an easy-to-grow plant that gives back to you in many ways, consider the elderberry. I can’t think of any plant on my suburban farm that’s so versatile and trouble-free. With only ...

Free Is Always Good

I used to wonder as a kid how people ever found enough to do before there were printed books readily available or television. I did not have television until I was probably about 12 or 13, but even then I knew that women in ‘the olden days’ didn’t go to school during the winter as I did. ...