The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the
Piedmont Master Gardeners

May 2018 - Vol.4 No.5

 


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Table of Contents

Vegetable Grafting for Healthier Plants and Better Yields

It’s What We’re Eating and Maybe What We Should be Growing

Introducing May-Blooming Natives into Ornamental Gardens

These flowers add more than beauty to your garden.

May Tasks and Tips

Yikes! It’s already May!

Upcoming Events — Garden Gate Tours and Gardening Basics Classes

Mark your calendar!

Asparagus Stems and Tips, Sliced and Diced, Yield Surprisingly Different Flavors

Easy and Delectable Ways to Enjoy Spring’s Asparagus Harvest!