The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

May 2016-Vol.2 No.5

 

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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

Pavlova: A Light Meringue Nest for the Season’s Best

An elegant way to showcase native berries!

May Vegetable Gardening Tips and Tasks

May is an exciting time….

The Ornamental Garden in May

Gardening is a competitive sport in May!

Eggplant

What’s not to like about eggplant?

Clematis — Queen of the Vines

For that “wow” factor, grow a clematis!

Linnaeus in Your Garden

Named for the father of taxonomy.