Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Get Free Advice At Six Burien Master Gardener Clinics In May

Spring may finally be arriving, and despite it being only a few weeks late, it’s likely that you’ve got some questions about your suddenly-blooming garden, lawn, yard, or those pests that have seemingly just appeared.

Did you know that there are local “Master Gardeners” in Burien with gardening and pest control expertise who can answer your questions for no charge?
Check out this article in the B-Town Blog for more info on Master Gardener Clinincs

Friday, May 13, 2011

Paper seed pots

Our own Catherine Dupré shows how she makes paper seed pots on her post at Burien Daily. Catherine is a first year gardener at the community garden and is sharing her experiences at the Daily.

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Gift of the Fungi

It appears that Wayne's mushroom experiment is bearing fruit... err fungi that is. The Mushroom patch along the fence is definitely working, and here is some info from Wayne...

"Picked the first flush of oyster mushrooms that Bill
let me know about - made a delicious soup with parsnips, leek, and greens,
no stomach issues, so must be the right kind of fungi ;) Bet there will be
more later, but we need to remember to NOT water coffee grounds / mushrooms
with chlorinated (tap) water".

So as Bill suggests, best let Mother Nature take care of watering the mushrooms...