Monday, May 02, 2011
Spring Into Gardening at Your Public Library!
Spring has arrived, and that means it is time to plant your garden! This month, the Business, Science, and Technology department's display is devoted to gardening. You will find books on how to find that green thumb in you! We have also created a subject guide, Gardening in the South, to help you find more resources.
As you plant your garden, you will need to consider:
The National Gardening Association lists these as the 5S's to Success for Starting a Vegetable Garden Stop by our gardening display today or call us at 205-226-3690!
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