The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

December 2020-Vol.6 No. 12

 
Extend the joys of the growing season, add flavor to your food, and breathe in the fragrances of fresh herbs.

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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

Be Inspired With Indoor Herb Gardening

Extend the joys of the growing season, add flavor to your food, and breathe in the fragrances of fresh herbs.

Books Every Gardener Should Have

For your gardening friends and for you, too

Upcoming Events

The season is bright with lights at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden; take a hike at Wintergreen; look for upcoming webinars and UVA OLLI courses in January; become a Master Naturalist.

Edible Gardening in December

Time to start thinking about next year's garden

Easy Fruit

Easier than an orchard -- no-spray fruits for your yard

December Tips for the Ornamental Gardener

Time to prepare for winter