As many of you may have noticed there was no video of The Learning Garden to watch in my last email post. The video shows up on the website, but not in the emailed post. Who knew? Click on the link below to watch the video. https://calorg.wordpress.com/2013/02/25/the-learning-garden/
Our speaker at February’s meeting was David King the founder and first Chair of the Seed Library of Los Angeles. In addition, he is the Garden Master for The Learning Garden, a community and school garden located on the campus of Venice High School. The Learning Garden was launched in March of 2001. Since then it has quickly […]
My dad and I would like to thank everyone who came out to help us start tomatoes today. You planted 2,600 seeds! We couldn’t have done it without you. Ed and Erin O’Donnell Green Scene 2013 Tomato Captains
A planting party is scheduled for Saturday, February 23rd at 9:00 a.m. at Cheryl Shults’ house. Cheryl lives in Garden Grove at 10271 Geraldine Road, Garden Grove. An interactive map is provided below. Cheryl’s phone numbers are Home 714-798-5010 | Cell 714-422-5373. Last Saturday was the first of several big pushes in preparing for Green Scene […]
At our last meeting David King from the Seed Library of Los Angeles informed us that in 2005 Monsanto purchased Seminis, the largest developer of fruit and vegetable seeds in the world. Many of the seeds you buy at garden centers and nurseries, sold under the brands of various smaller seed companies, come from Seminis. It is estimated […]
A planting party is scheduled for Saturday, February 16th at 9:00 a.m. at Cheryl Shults’ house. We’ll be transplanting hot peppers, and possibly some sweet peppers and eggplants as well. We’ll need lots of help to repot our little darlings, and also to transport them to the VA Hospital garden in Long Beach where they’ll continue […]
The consensus is that the hot peppers will do better with another week of growth before transplanting, so there will be no planting party this Saturday, February 9th. Our next planting party will be held on Saturday, February 16th.