Articles for the Month of November 2013

When Jack Frost Visits

  Last week we had the first hard frost of the season. There was nothing unusual about that, this being November, but I noticed some chatter over Facebook between friends in the area who were surprised about the effects on their gardens. Some had damage everywhere on their property but others had little or none.

Be Fruitful and Multiply

Every year cooler temperatures and shorter days of fall signal to our garden herbs that the end of the growing year is near. Visible activity slows as the oregano, thyme, and lemon balm generally¬† become dormant above ground. But that doesn’t mean things aren’t happening below the soil line. The cool months of fall and