Gardening Gardens

Familiar city flower garden loses its gardener

Jan. 10—Mid-January typically offers amateur gardeners a hard-earned, if temporary, break from bending, planting, watering and the hundred other tasks that come with tackling an ambitious garden during the growing months. For one garden known to many Meadville residents and visitors, the break this winter looks to be more lasting: A small plot familiar to many neighbors and passersby near the …