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George Washington's garden at Mount Vernon in winter. (Photo by Carol M. Highsmith, Public Domain, via Wikimedia Commons)

Gardening Tips Week 40: Putting the Garden to Bed

October 24, 2018 at 12:45 pm

What to do this week This week, I want to do a checklist for putting your garden to bed for the winter. Some of the items on my list have been covered recently in more detail, so I will refer to those columns as I go along. First of all,Read More

Display of garden tools at Bedford Museum's "Clocking In" exhibition at Bedford Gallery. (Photo by Simon Speed, own work, Public Domain, via Wikimedia Commons)

Gardening Tips for Seedy Characters: Week 50

December 20, 2017 at 11:45 am

What to do this week This week, I would like to talk about taking care of your garden tools. This is a good week to do it. The best time to get your tools cleaned and in good working order for the next season, before you store them away, isRead More