Get your flowers, vegetables, fruits, and jams and jellies ready for this Saturday’s Harvest Fair at the Juneau Community Garden. Also, some tips for care and early harvesting of potatoes.
Aphids, ants and spider mites are common pests that may infest greenhouse vegetable plants.
Master Gardener Ed Buyarski suggests a quick harvest of fruit and vegetables that may crack and split after this month’s heavy rainfall.
UAF Cooperative Extension Service Agent Darren Snyder provides a primer on orange hawkweed, an invasive perennial that has gained a foothold in the Juneau area.
Garden and lawn clean-up, and moving compost pile contents to garden beds
Begonias, fuschias, and dahlias should be brought inside garage
Slug bait and garden clean up can help
Cover or support your plants during late season rains, install drainage
Apples and potatoes
How to re-purpose your grass lawn into providing more space for growing flowers and vegetables