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May 2022

Big Ideas for Small Gardens

By |2023-01-24T04:01:00+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Small gardens|

We have all read articles in Southern Living magazine, or Better Homes and Garden with beautiful gardens and a stone paths winding throughout an acre of green grass on a historical property. While that would be ideal for some, not everyone has the space, time or money to invest in a big garden. So, no

How to Harvest Vegetables in Winter

By |2022-05-02T10:45:46+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Winter Gardening Tips|

Because of Ohio’s unpredictable fall and winter climates, it is generally the time of year when the gardening gloves are packed away and stored until spring. However, that does not have to be the case. Many leafy green vegetables can be harvested throughout the year, but more cautionary actions have to be made to keep

January Gardening Tips

By |2023-01-24T12:15:08+00:00May 2nd, 2022|gardening tips|Winter Gardening Tips|

We work all year maintaining and caring for our gardens, so it’s important not to let all of that hard work go waste in the winter. While very few plants grow in Ohio in January, for the ones that do, it is important to take proper care so that once spring hits, you can easily

What to do with Extra Garden Vegetables

By |2023-05-04T06:15:46+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Uncategorized|

Sometimes you can end up with more tomatoes, cucumbers and zucchini growing in your garden than you can eat, can or freeze. Then what do you do? Below are some ideas of how to use your extra vegetables in a beneficial way.  Trade or Donate Extra Vegetables Online There are many online resources for trading

Fall Gardening Guide

By |2023-01-24T12:12:05+00:00May 2nd, 2022|mulch|Topsoil (Cubic Yards)|

  Fall is just around the corner and with it comes leaves changing color, nice cool weather, and fall gardening. The imminent frost of October means that there are not many things to plant in September, but it is still a busy month for fall gardening. This article will run through some fall tips to

Winter Mulching Tips – Jones Topsoil

By |2023-03-01T00:09:36+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Winter Mulching|

Winter always comes too fast, which means you need to start your garden preparations sooner rather than later. Winter poses some challenges to home gardens in cold climates you can always have Hausarbeit schreiben lassen. However, there are some precautions that you can take. You might think that using mulch in winter is strange, but

Winter Gardening Tips: Growing Amaryllis

By |2022-05-02T08:03:12+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Winter Gardening Tips|

Winter in Ohio can be rough for gardeners. The itch to work on the garden is made difficult by all the freezing air and snow. However, winter gardening isn’t impossible if you have the determination. One perfect plant for winter gardening is the amaryllis. Amaryllis is perfect for the dull winter gardening months. One reason

Why You Should Mulch in the Winter

By |2023-01-24T03:53:06+00:00May 2nd, 2022|gardening tips|mulch|

With Ohio’s lingering winter it seems like spring will never arrive. During these months it is important to mulch your garden to protect it from the harsh conditions of freezes, thaws and winds. It can mean the difference between plants living and dying. Listed below are some tips to help you protect the beautiful garden


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