The Garden Shed
A Community Newsletter published by the
Piedmont Master Gardeners
December 2019-Vol.5 No. 12
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Table of Contents
In the Ornamental Garden
Learn how to make the holidays even brighter with the colorful blooms of Schlumbergera.
In the Vegetable Garden
December is a transitional month for vegetable gardeners as we transition from last year’s closeout to next year’s planning. Or, maybe we just take a break…
Tasks and Tips
2019 articles highlight sustainability; use these summaries to find articles of interest.
Recipe of the Month
Brighten up that gelatinous blob!
Go on a bird walk; become a Master Naturalist; learn about the tiger swallowtail.
But we can help mitigate the impacts