The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

October 2016-Vol.2 No.10

 

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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

Flourless Brownies

You’d never guess the secret ingredient in this moist GF brownie!

The Ornamental Garden in October

October is when the ornamental garden explodes in a riot of color.

Interpreting Your Soil Test Report

Well, it might as well been written in Greek or Chinese.

The Vegetable Garden In October

October is paranoia season.

White Oak — A Majestic Native Species

The white Oak is one of America’s most majestic native species.

My Peony Adventure

Family heirlooms.