Does your lawn look sad? Has your grass taken a beating from all the hot dry weather we have had?
Have you seen a monarch butterfly in your garden yet? If you have, you are luckier than most. It’s late August and I am still waiting to see one flitting around my gardens and landing on my flowers.
Summer is a great time to get out and enjoy the Anoka County parks in our community. They are a quick getaway to enjoy outdoor activities on a warm summer weeknight or to spend some time on a weekend. If you enjoy the outdoors and are interested in seeing and learning about gardening, the Veterans Peace Garden has a lot to offer you.
“Pines School New Growth Garden” is one of the most rewarding projects I have had the privilege to serve on. Pines School is located at the Lino Lakes Correctional Facility.
While we are mentally planning this coming season’s gardens, have you considered a children’s garden?
The darkest days of winter have past and gardeners are thinking about the coming spring and the seeds that can be planted.