by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden You may think the end of January is a strange time for a blog post on the topic of mulch, but we had a question on Facebook: “Any thoughts on the wisdom (or lack there of) of putting down mulch at this time of […]
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Posted in Community Kitchen Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden on Jun 18th, 2009
By Janine Butler, Garden Volunteer, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Do you know what I love about this volunteer gig? Every time I go to the garden I learn something new – this week was all about tomatoes (and yes, I say tom-ah-toe, not tom-ate-er). Tom Brinda, Assistant Executive Director of Horticulture at Lewis Ginter asked […]
Posted in Community Kitchen Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden on Jun 12th, 2009
by Janine Butler, garden volunteer In last week’s blog, I commented on how well all the plants had been growing over the last couple of weeks. Well guess what else has been growing? Yep, WEEDS! I spent a good hour or so on Saturday using a cool tool called a scuffle hoe – you move […]
Posted in Community Kitchen Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden on May 20th, 2009
By Janine Butler, Garden Volunteer, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Under the watchful eye of Tom Brinda, Assistant Executive Director of Horticulture & Education, the first team of vegetable garden volunteers got things moving on Saturday! And what a team it was! Five ladies, including myself showed up bright and early to continue the work […]