Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Keeping a Healthy Strawberry Patch

Summer harvests are often the sweetest, as fruiting plants begin to produce delicious gems to grace our plates. Strawberries have long been a staple of the early summer cornucopia, and they were one of the first plants I placed in my pre-square-foot garden all those many years ago. As I was not a seasoned gardener at the time, I began my hard-road learning curve by crafting a 2x6' raised bed out of scrap lumber. Admittedly, this structure would serve me well over the years, but my next step set me back more than a few harvesting seasons for my lack of understanding and research... READ MORE.

strawberry patch