Archive for January, 2012

The Garden Club had a wonderful time making a huge mess of ourselves, as gardeners love to do, at our January meeting’s winter-sowing workshop.  Members brought their own translucent containers, like milk jugs, soda bottles, and produce boxes.  We punched holes in the bottom for drainage and on top for ventilation.  The club provided seed-starting soil mix and a variety of flower, herb, and vegetable seeds ordered from sampleseeds.com, and we all went home with a variety of mini-greenhouses.  2 weeks later, look!  The chard and kale seeds always go first, since they don’t mind the cold weather.  Learn more about this fun way to beat the winter-blues.  Or join us next January!


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