Ashleigh Meyer

Learn the Ancient Art of Tree Tapping for Syrup ...
Mushrooms are a strange, complex, and often delicious gift from nature...
A Comprehensive Guide to Hot Water–Canning...
Down and dirty advice to cultivating better soil in your garden Soil is tricky. It is arguably the most critical component of a healthy garden, and yet it can feel...
MAKE PLANS TO VISIT THESE HORTICULTURE-FOCUSED DESTINATIONS IN 2022 It’s no secret that Virginia is a beautiful place to live, and every season brings out a new aspect of its...
We take part in many horticultural holiday traditions in the United States, but there’s only one that is beautiful, long-lasting and great for gifting: the Christmas cactus. Your Christmas tree...
Prepping a productive winter garden Wow, what a summer. If you’re a gardener, your garden this year has been a labor of love. Drought, peppered by random, short-lived downpours and...
Memories of a sweet summer job Virginia loves melons. They grow wonderfully in our climate, and they make the perfect sweet addition to every picnic table. However, there is one...
Avoid These Five Pitfalls to See Success I love our Virginia summer mornings when the fog lays low over the fields as a bright new sun stretches its sleepy arms....
A Complete Guide to Starting Seeds Indoors (and Producing Your Best Veggie Garden Yet!) The most difficult time of year for me as a gardener is the window between winter...