Living in Style, for humans

- The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum has published A Practical Look at Landscape Management, a nice summary of the approach to lower maintenance, higher value home landscaping.

- Raised Bed Gardens: ideas

  A look at many styles of raised beds, some more practical than others, from the Pine Cove Water District, Idyllwild, CA

Living in Style, for bees

Leave Some Stubble For The Bees, from Heather Holm at Native Plants and Wildlife Gardens

This also means your perennials will not "flop" as much. the old stubble provides natural plant supports.

Silver Lining?

Perhaps we will not see as many Japanese beetles this year? From University of Illinois Extension HYG Newsletter:



This Week at Reiman Gardens

Summer Camps for the kids!

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - Sunlight, Nature's Power Plant

Monday, August 4, 2014 - Insects!

Prickly Lettuce, Lactuca serriola,

Ohio State University Extension Weed Guide

Harvesting and Storing Onions, ISU Extension News, 7/27/2009