Tag Archives: Seeds

VCE Seed Project – Online Orders

Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners are again offering free seeds to Arlington and Alexandria gardeners through neighborhood and community garden distribution and online orders.  Continue reading

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Winter and the Vegetable Gardener

People seem to think that winter is a slow time for a vegetable gardener, but that’s a misconception. In fact, winter is the time a vegetable gardener works out plans for the coming year’s garden. Continue reading

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The Long View – Meditations on Gardening: The Garden as Artifact

By Christa Watters, Extension Master Gardener The Garden as Artifact Garden: n. Planted area of ground, a plot of ground where plants such as fruits, vegetables and flowers are grown. (Latin origin hortus garda implies a closed area. Ultimately from … Continue reading

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The Long View – Meditations on Gardening: The Bare Bones of the Garden

The Bare Bones of the Garden By Christa Watters Here we are at midwinter, halfway between the December solstice and the spring equinox. It’s a hard time for gardeners, a time when the garden seems to sleep and it is mostly … Continue reading

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