The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

November 2015-Vol.1 No.11

 

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Table of Contents

Sweet Potatoes in Orange Cups

Traditional dish for the Thanksgiving table

Aerating Your Lawn

Getting to the root of the problem

The Ornamental Garden in November

Don’t put away those garden tools just yet!

Sweetbay Magnolia

A sweet plant for a soggy site.

Edible Garden Tips and Tasks for November

The 2015 vegetable season is coming to an end.

Mycorrhizae – Part I

A symbiotic relationship between fungus and plants.

Planting A New Tree

Early winter is an ideal time….