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It is the obvious which is so difficult to see most of the time.

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– Isaac Asimov I’m not the sharpest trowel in the tool shed. It was in the middle of my seventh summer in my home in Sidney, British Columbia that I finally noticed something in my garden. Seven gardening seasons is a significant amount of time to get a feel for one’s garden. One would have hoped I would have solved this particular mystery sooner—but no. Here’s the scoop: At the very back of my yard was a shade garden filled with plants that thrive in, well, shade. Although the shade garden was much fuller than it was when I first moved in, you...

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