Author: Mark Leichty

A Word From The Trenches…

     I think I can make a persuasive argument that being in a trench is never a good thing.  […]

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“Fantastic Plants and Where To Find Them”

I’m a Harry Potter fan through and through.  I’m just finishing listening to the entire series on Audible for the […]

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New Plants at Little Prince, plus a DELICIOUS recipe!

I toured the North Willamette Research and Extension Center this morning to take a further look at the Arctostaphylos trial […]

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Thank You SO MUCH!

It’s exciting to see all the new varieties we’ve added at Little Prince over the past year, with many more […]

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“True Colors, Shining Through”

My Grandma lived to be 103 years old and was sharp as a tack until shortly before she died in […]

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Luck Be A Lady…

I’ve just returned today from the NNBA Fall Convention and Trade Show, which was held at the Little Creek Casino […]

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…A Halloween Gala…

As I drove to work this morning, a story came up on NPR about the 2017 MacArthur Foundation ‘Genius’ awards.  […]

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Learning to Fly….

I feel like I’m free falling.  As I drove to work this morning, I was thinking about what to say […]

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“Altweibersommer”

Whether you want to call this an ‘Indian Summer’, or perhaps an “Altweibersommer” if you speak German, the past couple days […]

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When It Rains, It Pours!

I’m sitting down to begin writing this week in the midst of a powerful thunderstorm that’s passing over the nursery.  […]

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