Gardening Month-by-Month

How does my garden grow?

In a new house and starting my garden all over again, follow me each month as I tackle some basic tasks of garden and landscape maintenance and the ups and downs of home gardening throughout the year.

A DASH of Gardening: March Gardening Work

A review of my March gardening work that will to continue to improve my garden beds, wildlife borders, and existing mature fruit trees.

A DASH of Gardening: February Gardening Work

Getting some February gardening work done might be a bit of a battle with the weather, but it is valuable in the long run for having a more productive landscape. In my second February here in Auburn, I’m working on renovating an old apple tree, pruning mature rhododendrons, and establishing as many new plants as…

A DASH of Gardening: January Garden Work

A brief reflection on my first full year gardening in my new house in Auburn, Washington. I will talk about how I’m updating my approach to January garden work during this second year of my garden restoration effort, and a quick look at what I’m planning to do in February.

A interplanted garden bed with cabbages

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