Spring Dividends at April Meeting

Perry prepared these descriptions of our 2017 spring dividends. The dividends were distributed at the April meeting. Oriental Poppy ‘Brilliant’ (Papaver orientale) Blooms late spring to summer and grows to 24-36”. Plant in full sun, in well-drained soil. The large flowers are dramatic! Our variety is a fiery red with black markings. When the flowers … Read more

Healthy Soil

Ben Barkan of Homeharvest gave an educational presentation on healthy soils at our April meeting. For those that couldn’t take notes at the pace Ben was sharing helpful information, Homeharvest has a maintenance manual on their website that covers much of what Ben shared and more.

Online Seed Starting Resources

Organic Gardening “Starting from Seeds” step-by-step article: http://www.organicgardening.com/learn-and-grow/starting-seeds Organic Gardening “Seed Starting Chart”, a handy chart for knowing when to plant: http://www.organicgardening.com/learn-and-grow/seed-starting-chart Mother Earth News “Seed Starting Made Simple” slideshow and article: http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/seed-starting-zm0z12fmzsto.aspx