The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

January 2020-Vol.6 No.1

 

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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

Upcoming Events

Use the winter to learn about: how and when to prune, salamanders, native plants, boxwood blight, boxwood moth, and how to identify and combat invasive plants.

Making the Best Use of Winter

Get a head start on spring

Thrivers and Survivors

Which plants are managing climate extremes in your yard?

Croatian Radish Salad

Simple but superb

Vegetable Gardening in January

A time of dormancy and regeneration for both garden and gardener

Let’s Hear It For Radishes

Healthy and easy to grow