The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

December 2015-Vol.1 No.12

 

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The Garden Shed- Who We Are

Who We Are

We are members of the Piedmont Master Gardeners, which simply means we have all been trained to share the scientific expertise of Virginia Tech and the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service. More important, we are your friends and neighbors with a passion for gardening – and learning more about it. MORE

Table of Contents

Now Bring Us Some Figgy Pudding

Sweet figgy pudding is a far cry from its savory medieval origins.

Winter Lawn Care

Finally the mower is in the shed.

December Tips and Tasks for the Edible Garden

Happy Hoildays from….

Mycorrhizae Part II

A little Chrismas shopping

The Ornamental Garden in December

A gardener’s work is never done!

Winterberry Holly

A glorious plant for the winter landscape!

Holiday Decorating with Fresh Greenery

Christmas trees, wreaths, dining table arrangements and mantel decorations.