The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

February 2015 - Vol. 1 No. 2


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Table of Contents

Grated Beet Salad with Apples

Something red and healthy for Valentines Day!

Winter Lawn Care

Prevent damage to your lawn in the winter.

The Ornamental Garden in February

February is the time to start planning for this year's garden.

Witch Hazel

A fragrant winter-blooming shrub to delight the senses.

Edible Garden

A checklist for your February vegetable garden.

The Greedy Gardner

In the movie “Wall Street”, Gordon Gekko said: “Greed is good”

Invasive Plants

What's all the fuss about?