The Master Gardeners: Scratch garden itch, even in winter depths
January 29, 2021
With Covid-19 and the political events in our nation's capital occupying our minds, gardening is perhaps not the central focus of one's thought process this month. Yet, gardening for many is a place to clear one's head and take in some life lessons such as patience, persistence, or the need to control the weeds.
One also learns that advance planning saves a lot of work, and often money, on the back end. Even though January in northeastern Minnesota doesn't lend itself to much gardening, there are things that can be done.
As part of a small experiment this year, I will attempt planting seed...