Get your garden ready for winter: free workshop on Oct 17

Grow Pittsburgh just announced a new workshop:  Putting the Garden to Bed.  It’s time to get your garden ready for winter.  If you aren’t sure what needs to be done, stop by this workshop hosted by the Penn State Master Gardeners of Allegheny County for helpful tips and tricks to make sure your garden is ready for next spring.  The workshop will be presented by Heather Mikulas at their Edible Teaching Garden.

The workshop will take place on Thursday, October 17 from 6:00 – 6:45 p.m. at 400 North Lexington Street, Pittsburgh.  To register, email or call 412.441.4442 x 3925.

And here’s more information about getting your garden ready for winter from The Daily Green, Gardening Know-How, and the National Gardening Association.

(Above:  the Harmar garden in the winter.  Photo by Leslie Clague for the PHCA.)