Memorial Day Gardening Around Las Vegas

Gardens for national security.

Gardens for PTSD.

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Growing your own food is like printing your own money.

–Ron Finley

South Central’s renegade gardener: Ron Finley at TED2013

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The small fig tree we planted is growing figs. We’ll see..

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Apricot season!

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IMG_6816This tree could use 3-6 inches of mulch around it. Mulch smothers weeds, makes it so the water doesn’t evaporate as fast and keeps roots cold. Does organisms in the mulch provide nutrients to the plants?

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Throwing a layer of wood chips over strawberries in the winter season is an easy way to prune.

 

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