The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

February 2017-Vol.3 No.2

 

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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

Red Beans and Rice

A Monday tradition in New Orleans homes and restaurants, tasty red beans and rice are thrifty, convenient, and provide a complete protein.

The Ornamental Garden in February

The garden may be dormant but your imagination isn’t. Use this time to plan this year’s garden.

Tiptoeing Through the Tiarella

Tiarella is a desirable native plant for the shade garden

Through the Garden Gate: Such A Fun Way to Learn

One of my very favorite garden activities is to appreciate the creativity, work and weed-pulling of OTHER gardeners.