June 2, 2016 RSS feed / From The Garden

The Sweet Taste of Summer

“To taste a watermelon is to know what the angels eat.” –Mark Twain  Angels have a varied menu; many of their desserts involve cake or evoke the lightness of clouds. But watermelon is not a new item on their list. More...

Goldenrod to the Rescue, Help Save the Monarchs

Botanist Hope Leeson will speak on Rhode Island’s native plants at the Newport Maritime Center (Ann Street Pier on Thames Street) on Sunday, June 5. More...