The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

June 2018 - Vol.4 No. 6


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Table of Contents

Strawberry Beverages: A Delicious Way to Stay Hydrated This Summer

Strawberries, the most popular fruits of summer--or are they (fruits, that is)?

In The Vegetable Garden – June

Here's the To-Do List

The Spotted Laternfly

Oh My! Will we ever get a break,,,,

Crape Myrtle – A Southern Icon Gets Even Better

Advances in crape myrtle broaden its use.

The Ornamental Garden in June

Enjoy, improve, and maintain the June ornamental garden.

Growing Lavender in Central Virginia

Yes, it can be done!

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