Celebrating the nature of Iowa and the Midwest with words and images
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
January Gardening Tip—from GARDENING IN IOWA AND SURROUNDING AREAS
When cleaning your fireplace, save the ashes to spread on your garden. Potatoes, especially, will benefit from nutrients in the ashes. You can also put the ashes in your compost heap.
—Ester Dockstader, Des Moines Garden Club