Great fritillary butterfly in meadow. Flowering meadow "Green roof" plants form the ground cover on this hot, dry landscape with no irrigation. Pond-side landings for storm water management Stream-side planting

Landscape Ideas, Designs, Plans with Kathy Connolly

Covering Ground

December, 2019
root pruning
Roots Get an Image Makeover

Roots may lack charisma, but the hidden half of the plant world is getting new attention. Roots are natural carbon-hoarders--and carbon is a hot commodity these days. 

That’s a convenient truth, especially in autumn. Like chipmunks and squirrels, roots begin adding to their stores in late summer.

Speaking Events

Monday, March 16, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Simsbury, CT Public Library
Friday, March 20, 2020 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm
Nasami Farm, Whately, MA
Saturday, March 21, 2020 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
South Deerfield, MA
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Portland, CT
Friday, April 3, 2020 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Nasami Farm, Whately, MA
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Easton, CT