The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

March 2017-Vol.3 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

Sweet Potato Soup

Simple Ingredients and Easy Preparation Yield a Tasty, Nutritious Pot of Soup!

The Vegetable Garden in March

Wow, it’s March, and the days are growing longer, so we can be blessed and teased with mild warm days, cold snowy days, rain and windy days. March is the month of many seasons. Regardless of the unpredictable weather, March...

The Ornamental Garden in March

It’s Spring! Time to shed the winter coat and start working in the garden!

Plumbago — A True Blue Accent in the Sunny Border

For a touch of blue in the garden, plumbago may be the plant for you.

When to Prune

I remember the joy of……