Monthly Archives: March 2015

Gardeners Have A New High-Tech Tool

Norell Software, Inc. introduces a software tool that will revolutionize the way we shop for gardening products by mail. Garden Catalog PROFILES is a mail-order nursery guide for the personal computer. Hundreds of nurseries from around the country are fully indexed by more than a thousand specialties. Each nursery “profile” contains a complete description of [Continue]

What is Garden Catalog Profiles

It’s everything you want to know:¬†About contacting the nursery… In addition to name and address, many nurseries provide telephone, toll-free, and fax numbers, even e-mail and Web site addresses About their catalog… A description of the information in the catalog, such as plant descriptions and illustrations, planting instructions, even articles Number of pages Whether related [Continue]

Confessions of a Reformed Black Thumb: How a Single Rose Catalog Rocked My World

Before my 35th birthday, it’s safe to say I single-handedly killed more flora than last summer’s wildfire at Yellowstone. Don’t get me wrong, I worship Luther Burbank and love vegetation of all kinds, but houseplants wilted when I so much as breathed on them, and entire lawns had been known to shrivel and turn toasty-brown [Continue]