The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

May 2018 - Vol.4 No.5


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Table of Contents

Asparagus Stems and Tips, Sliced and Diced, Yield Surprisingly Different Flavors

Easy and Delectable Ways to Enjoy Spring's Asparagus Harvest!

Vegetable Grafting for Healthier Plants and Better Yields

It’s What We’re Eating and Maybe What We Should be Growing

Introducing May-Blooming Natives into Ornamental Gardens

These flowers add more than beauty to your garden.

May Tasks and Tips

Yikes! It's already May!

Upcoming Events — Garden Gate Tours and Gardening Basics Classes

Mark your calendar!