08 Sep Interesting Garden Tidbits 5
“Fall is the time of year that many of our flowering and landscape plants develop a white powdery appearance on their leaves. Powdery mildew is the common name for the disease and symptoms caused by a closely related group of fungi…” See the full article.
The United States Department of Agriculture/Natural Resources Conservation Service has a great, very detailed article on composting, including the ideal temperatures to keep the mix for the most plant benefit.
Upload a picture of the worst spot in your garden. You might even get a comment on how to improve it.
Ciscoe says, “Fall is the perfect time to plant!” Well, now that’s an interesting read.
Glad to know that I am not the only one having a non-bountiful harvest of veggies this year. Chris Smith agrees as does several other people in the blog-o-sphere.
“National Association of Pond Professionals plans to conduct a comprehensive market survey for the water garden industry this fall and then every other year hereafter. The survey is being designed to provide an overview of the current status of the industry, including competitive analysis, distribution chain, pond owner profiles and growth potential.”