Lee Valley & Veritas
Gardening Newsletter
  Volume 10, Issue 6 - June 2015  
 
 
Easy Compost Tea
For gardener and blogger Karen Bertelsen (ww​w.theartofdoingstuff.c​om), gardening is all about having fun and not getting too technical about things. Here she shares her simple recipe for compost tea. Read more...
 
 
 
Go Wild This Year
Go Wild This Year
Plant a wildflower patch, sit back, relax and enjoy its charm. You'll feel a sense of discovery and surprise as new blooms appear and proliferate over time. Master gardener Joan G. Hauser explains. Read more...
 
 
 
The Magic of Black
The Magic of Black
When master gardener Gina Dobrodzicka first heard about black plants, she couldn't understand what all the fuss was about. Then she saw her first dark hellebore and couldn't believe how captivating it was. Once she started looking, she found all kinds of gorgeous plants with dark blooms and foliage. Read more...
 
 
 
What Is It?
What Is It?
This household item comes in handy to make a classic summer drink. Read more...
 
Interesting Read
Interesting Read
In this excerpt from American Agriculturalist, originally published in 1882, common pests that attack cucumbers, melons and squashes are described. Read more...
 
Customer Letter
Customer Letter
A customer from Roberts Creek, British Columbia, was delighted to find that our Vintage-Design Slotted Spatula is exactly like the family heirloom she had, which dated back to the 1920s. Read more...
 
From The Garden
From the Garden
We recently attended the Canadian Peony Society's National Peony Show in Ottawa, Ontario. Here are some of the stunning blooms we saw. See more...
 
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  New Arrivals  
 
 
Mounting Clamps for Fences & Jigs   Crop Circles™ Weed-Barrier Mats   Connect Case™ for iPhone® 6 & iPhone® 6 Plus
 
Mounting Clamps for
Fences & Jigs

 
  Crop Circles™
Weed-Barrier Mats

 
  Connect Case™
for iPhone® 6
& iPhone® 6 Plus
 
 
  Lawn Care  
 
 
Power Rake   Lee Valley Premium Sod Knife   Lee Valley Reel Mowers
 
Power Rake
 
  Lee Valley
Premium Sod Knife
  Lee Valley
Reel Mowers
 
 
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