This page is dedicated to one of our fellow master gardener volunteers, Nina Binkley. She wrote many articles durning her years as a MGV which where originally published by The Monroe Times. Our group is glad to able to share them with you here, on our blog. The beautiful pencil drawings are by Jeanne Ausmus and are of Nina’s home garden.

Early Spring Pruning

As the snow starts to melt and you start itching to get out in the garden, don’t forget about pruning those woody shrubs. Nina will walk you through the steps to prune at the end of winter and start of spring.

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Plant Success

If you are thinking about planting a garden, for flowers or for vegetables, this article is a must read. Nina covers important factors every gardener should plan for with starting a garden. Nina will help you plant success.

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