Companion Plantings: Tomatoes and Roses by Laveryne Gray

This past winter I was reading my gardening books and searching the internet for ideas on growing vegetables near each other that may be beneficial to each other. I came across several references saying roses and tomatoes make good companions in the garden. This...

December 2017 Garden Gate Newsletter

Open the Newsletter. Inside This Edition Pg 1 – Notes from Neil Pg 3 – MCMGA Board Meeting Minutes Pg 4 – The Garden: A Study in Art and Activism Pg 5 – Bug Group News Pg 6 – Companion Plantings: Tomatoes and Roses Pg 8 – A Season...

Fall Care for Roses by Laveryne Gray

It is now time to start preparing roses for winter. Deadheading: Around mid or late September is a good time to stop deadheading re-blooming roses. The purpose of deadheading roses is to encourage new growth so new flowers will develop. When you stop removing spent...