Johanna Silver is a gardener, writer and editor, formerly the garden editor at Sunset Magazine and regular contributor to Martha Stewart Living, Better Homes & Gardens, and the San Francisco Chronicle. She is the author of The Bold Dry Garden, on the garden and legacy of famed California famed plantswoman Ruth Bancroft. 


This week she joins us to talk about her newest book: Growing Weed in the Garden, a No-Fuss, Seed-to-Stash Guide to Outdoor Cannabis Cultivation out now from Abrams Press.

Boles Fire Hits Weed Residents Hard

Sep 17, 2014

Complexes of wildfires in Siskiyou County have burned hundreds of thousands of acres this fire season. The acreage of a fire doesn’t always measure its impact, though.

Paul Palfini: “As far as the fires go that have been around Siskiyou County I think  this is probably the most devastating one because it’s damaged the most structures. And you know, you’ve got some people who are insured. And we’re worried mostly about the people that aren’t.”