Related Program: Northland Morning Tips for Hardy Gardeners - the art of weeding in the rain By Lisa Johnson • Jun 27, 2017 Related Program: Northland Morning TweetShareGoogle+Email Credit David/Flickr Master gardener Tom Kasper on what our rainy day/sunny day/ rainy day pattern might be good for. Listen Listening... / 9:41 Tags: Tips for Hardy GardenersTom KasperWeedingrainTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Backyard Almanac - welcome to the rainy season By Lisa Johnson • May 19, 2017 Guy Sander (used with permission) Larry Weber says the 2 1/2 inches of rain at his place this week means things are greening almost visibly. Fiddlehead ferns that were just poking their heads from the soil last week are knee-high now, and if you have the time and patience, you'll be rewarded with good views of warblers. In addition, Larry says he heard a visitor he hasn't heard at his place in over 20 years. Backyard Almanac - the lusciousness of "the lawn mowing month" By Lisa Johnson • Jun 3, 2016 Larry Weber on our rainy season: two-thirds of all the precipitation we get comes between May and September ... and most of that comes in June.