Monthly Archives: January 2013

Feb. 16th, 17th: Workshop on Winter Pruning of Trees and Shrubs

Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners will present a free workshop on the basics of pruning winter trees and shrubs.  The workshop will cover when to prune and how to use pruning tools to make the cuts, reduce size and shape … Continue reading

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“Founding Gardeners”, by Andrea Wulf

Reviewed by Bel Mills George Washington was an obsessive gardener; Thomas Jefferson, a stealthy seed smuggler; and John Adams, so taken with manure, he once examined a pile of it while on a diplomatic excursion in Europe. These are just … Continue reading

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