Articles regarding Bog gardening?

cooper8b(zone 8b)November 13, 2007

I was wondering if any of you know of any magazine articles (trade or shelter) regarding bog gardens?


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Most articles I've seen have been towards bog gardens that are more like wetland/greywater recovery gardens.

I guess I find these articles boring because they are not true bog gardens but more like wetland gardens (I apologize for being a purist). There was an article last year in Horticulture about "bog gardens" as filters for swimming ponds which did have some merit even for us purists.

If you're looking for info on starting a bog garden (especially a true bog) let me know. I can get you info.


    Bookmark   November 16, 2007 at 9:28PM
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Garden Gate has had several articles throughout the years on starting a backyard bog.

    Bookmark   November 17, 2007 at 8:22PM
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gardenphotographer(Zone 5 WI)

Check out these articles:

"Garden Carnivores", in the Summer 2007 issue of Ponds Magazine.

"Windowsill Carnivores", in the January/February 2008 issue of Chicagoland Gardening Magazine,

    Bookmark   December 26, 2007 at 7:58AM
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