The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the
Piedmont Master Gardeners

November 2022-Vol.8, No.11



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Table of Contents

Composting Options For Small, Indoor, and Restricted Spaces

Composting options provide practical solutions for just about anyone interested in contributing to improving air and soil quality.

Updating Foundation Plantings

Refresh or redo an outdated, overgrown foundation bed by planting a variety of native shrubs.

Upcoming Events

Check out these valuable workshops!

How to Grow Potatoes

Discover the delicious taste of homegrown

The Ornamental Garden in November

Take advantage of mild November days to finish preparing the ornamental garden for cold weather ahead.

The Edible Garden in November

November is the time to clean up the vegetable garden, protect your soil, perennials and any cool weather crops you want to continue harvesting and record the year's events to be prepared to capitalize on your learning next spring.