Well, fellow Rockland gardeners, we are near the end of our last month of winter. The official first day of spring this year is March 20th. It’s time to begin thinking about our gardens in earnest. The seed catalogs have been arriving for months, and their well-thumbed pages attest to the fact that we devout … Continue reading Season’s Greenings: Ready to Garden?
Welcome back fellow gardeners This month’s edition of Rockland County Gardener is about starting seeds. Although it may not feel much like it, Spring in the Northern Hemisphere started on Tuesday March 20th at 12:15 pm. Even though that moment passed and was immediately followed by yet another nor'easter in Rockland, it's time to think … Continue reading Starting Seeds: When, Where and How
Hello and welcome to the Rockland County Gardener. My name is Aurelio Orlandini and I am here to answer your gardening questions. This blog is a work in progress and is the culmination of a lifetime of growing all sorts of plants, both edible and decorative, in a variety of places, from fire escapes in … Continue reading Hello, and welcome!