The Garden Shed
A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners
December 2017 - Vol. 3 No. 12
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Table of Contents
Recipe of the Month
Wow your holiday guests with this tasty make-ahead appetizer!
Tasks and Tips
Happy holidays from The Garden Shed! You’ve completed all your Christmas shopping and done all your decorating, so now you're looking for a few gardening tasks. Right? Well, here's our list of December tasks and tips for the edible garden:...
In the Edible Garden
"What are you doing?"
Tasks and Tips
December is a good time to reflect on your garden's successes and failures.
In the Ornamental Garden
The eastern redcedar -- is it a "weed" or a valuable native tree?
Winter, the dormant season, is when the bare bones of the landscape are revealed.