The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

March 2015 - Vol. 1 No. 3

 

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Table of Contents

Asparagus with Shallot Vinaigrette

Spring time recipe

March Lawn Care

Prespring tasks for the lawn

The Ornamental Garden in March

It’s March and the ornamental garden is emerging from its long winter sleep.

Eastern Redbud Tree

The Eastern Redbud is one of the stars of the spring landscape.

The Edible Garden Tips and Tasks- March

March tasks for the vegetable garden

Spear into Spring with Asparagus

The first vegetable of spring

Colorful Native Hardwoods for the Landscape

Adding colorful native hardwoods to the landscape