Summer Garden Archive

Rooting Cuttings (Asexual Reproduction)

I received a question on my YouTube channel recently wanting to know if it was possible to root the rose cuttings resulting from winter rose pruning. The simple answer is yes, but keep in mind commercially available roses are grafted to root-stock material and many plants are patented

The Summer Harvest Continues

The summer harvest is in full swing with cucumbers, tomato and peppers continuing to ripen on a daily basis. ¬† This years summer garden was an experiment. If you have ever driven by a strawberry field in southern California you always see black plastic covering acres of soil. Strawberry growing fields are usually fumigated with Methyl Bromide before the strawberries are planted. ¬†Fumigation is used …