The Impacts of Gardening and Plants on Healing and Recovery – 2022 Guide

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic did little favors to anyone, it did one good thing to many people – it turned them towards nature and gardening. While there were no social gatherings, many had encounters with plants and their gardens. You wouldn’t believe how many people went and bought a shovel or some other tool … Read more

‘Alternative’ Cancer Diets

There is a lot of research out there suggesting the link between natural diets and cancer. The aim of this article is to bring you objective, easy to digest information around that topic. One in three people is predicted to develop cancer in their life, meaning that most of us will either experience cancer or … Read more

RUTGERS MASTER GARDENERS OF MIDDLESEX COUNTY OFFERING WORKSHOP

RUTGERS MASTER GARDENERS OF MIDDLESEX COUNTY OFFERING WORKSHOP

Rutgers Master Gardeners of Middlesex County are offering a new workshop that focuses on the benefits of using native plant species. Made in the Shade: Shade Gardening with Native Plants is scheduled for June 6 from 10 am to noon and will take place at the EARTH Center located in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Ave., … Read more

Plant Choices for 2016

It is likely that geraniums, begonias, and pansies will always be staples in the landscape. However, increased interest in plants designed to meet environmental concerns and changing lifestyles may mean long-time favorites will be sharing space with newly-developed varieties. “The greenhouse industry has certainly changed in the past decade, and this year will be no … Read more