Archives for September 2009

Big Tender Bulbs Now

My tuberous begonias and dahlias had the tops frozen by a recent frost. Is it too late to dig the bulbs? How should I store them?

Getting Raspberries Ready for Winter and Unusual Lady Bugs

Question: I had a great crop of raspberries this year. What should I do with the plants and maybe the soil to get them ready for winter and a great crop again next year?

Harvesting and Storing Onions and Potatoes

I have a bumper crop of Walla Walla and red onions this year. A lot of them are 4 inches in diameter. When should they be harvested? How should they be stored to make them last longer without spoiling?