The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

January 2015 - Vol.1 No. 1


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Table of Contents

Butternut Squash Soup

A delicious hearty winter soup recipe.

Alternative Lawns

If it doesn't have any grass, is it still a lawn?

The Ornamental Garden in January

January is a time for new beginnings.


Eye candy for a gloomy winter day.

The Vegetable Garden in January

Well, it’s January, and there’s nothing to do in the garden.

Seed Catalogs 101

The seed catalogs have arrived!

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What is The Garden Shed?