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Seasonal gardening

A flower-filled garden bed in July

Summer in the garden, all the tasks best done in July

Summer is there and the garden has settled in! The month of July gifts us a multitude of colors, tastes and fragrances as we go about gardening. The long hours we spend relaxing in the greenery mustn’t let us forget…

Lavender with a young lady handling the flowers.

Lavender, a delicate fragrance of French Provence… and more!

Lavender means summer, and the Mediterranean with its distinctive fragrance. Key Lavender facts Name – Lavandula species Family – Lamiaceae Type – shrub, sub-shrub Height – 8 to 32 inches (20 to 80 cm) Exposure – full sun Soil – ordinary, well drained Foliage – evergreen Flowering…