Windflower (amenone) begins the bloom
This is anemone ‘Queen Charlotte’ and it’s one of my favorite late blooming plants. The first flower just appeared and the plant will continue to flower for the rest of the season. But its not just the flower that’s beautiful. The tight purple buds put on a show too. After the flowers finish, the seeds
Plant now for a great harvest in fall and beyond
August is the harvest month. Zucchini, tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers start rolling in, so much so they start ending up on the food table at work. But this is also the time of the year to start thinking about the fall garden. Planting greens like lettuce, spinach, arugula and more will have you picking well
Garfield Community Farm Shares Love of Gardening with Neighborhood
John Creasy has his hands full managing a three acre farm and bioshelter on top of a hill in Garfield, a neighborhood of Pittsburgh. I spent some time with him talking about why he’s dedicated to providing fresh, organic produce for locals. “I’ve always loved gardening, he told me for an upcoming TribLIVE story.