July 10, 2014 RSS feed / From The Garden

Fragrant Lilies Are July Showstoppers

With the arrival of July, the heat switch has been flipped and it finally feels like summer. This is also the month that lilies explode in bloom and fill perennial beds with their magical fragrance. More...

Rose Success

The Quononoquott Garden Club invites the public to attend a presentation by Mike Chute, co-owner of Rose Solutions, a consulting company specializing in roses. More...

Garden Tips of the Week

. Last call for pick-your-own strawberries. It is not too late to put up jars of homemade jam. . Weed, weed, and weed. . Time to plant spinach from seed. . Garden beets should be at least two inches in diameter by now. More...

To Spray or Not to Spray

Master Gardeners Lucy Huggins and Jim Garman will be giving a free presentation on the use of herbicides and pesticides at Paradise Valley Park (Prospect and Paradise avenues, Middletown) on Saturday, July 12 at 10:30 a.m. More...