The Garden Shed

A Community Newsletter published by the Piedmont Master Gardeners

September 2015 - Vol.1 No. 9


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Table of Contents

Versatile Shaved Salads

Trending: Shaved Salads

September Lawn

Fall tips for a quality lawn

The Ornamental Garden in September

September is a magical time of year in the ornamental garden.


Goldenrod -- Is it a weed or a beloved wild flower?

September Tips and Tasks in the Vegetable Garden

The Dog Days of August are.........

Cover Crops

A missed opportunity.

Fertilization of Cool Season Grasses

Proper fertilization now will lead to a healthy lawn next spring.