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Seed Saving Savvy

Cathy from Kingston Area Seed System Initiative (KASSI)) shares some of her knowledge about seed saving including some good references and hands on tips.

Invasive species, Insects and July Show Stoppers

As we move into July, there is a lot going on in our gardens in both the plant and insect world. Astrid (Master Gardener Coordinator) began by highlighting concern about one plant in particular, the invasive Dog Strangling Vine. She encouraged us to become better stewards of our land by becoming more knowledgeable about the invasive species in our area and managing them as best we can. With the insect world becoming increasingly active, she shared a positive approach to coexisting with insects. Then, she highlighted Lilies and Daylilies, July showstoppers and explained the difference between the Lily and the Daylily. Finally, as always, there were your questions.


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