Soil Requirements for Shade-Loving Plants

By Mary Kay Woodworth, executive director, Georgia Urban Ag Council, www.georgialandscapepro.com  Just as in a woodland forest, the best soil for shade-loving plants is a humus-rich, good-draining soil. In the woods, this is achieved naturally over years by decomposing plants, leaves and microorganisms helping the process along. A shady, uncultivated corner of your yard may miraculouslyRead More


Fall Landscaping Helpful Tips

MOSAIC Guest Blogger: Mary Kay Woodworth, executive director, Georgia Urban Ag Council, www.urbanagcouncil.com It’s great to live in Georgia, where the climate is conducive to enjoying the outdoors 12 months a year. But if you’re like me, I’m ready for cool nights and not-so-hot and humid daytime temperatures! As both an avid gardener and someone who professionally spendsRead More