The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

June 2020-Vol.6 No. 6

 

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Table of Contents

The Edible Garden in June

It's time to get summer vegetables planted and growing.

Echinacea – Americana in the Garden

You can try "new and different" or love her the way she is, but Echinacea is a must-have in the sunny perennial garden.

Upcoming Events

The world of gardening webinars is now open!

Natural Pest Control: Attracting Beneficial Insects

And let them do all the work

Tasks and Tips in the Ornamental Garden

June is a maintenance month: water, weed, and keep your eyes and clippers sharp!

Hazelnuts

A native shrub that produces edible nuts