The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

March 2016-Vol.2 No.3

 

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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

Cauliflower Melts

Cauliflower is the new kale!

Local Sources for Native Plants

Plan your shopping for natives

In The Vegetable Garden-March

March has finally arrived …..

Starting Seeds Indoors

Starting seedlings indoors….

The Ornamental Garden in March

Is it too soon to succumb to the siren song of spring?

Saving the Rain

Saving rainwater for the garden

Serviceberry

What’s so special about this tree?