Putting the Garden to Bed

If you’ve strolled past the Library Container Gardens you may have thought that they are either empty or have a crop of weeds growing. Neither! We completed a few chores to put our container gardens to bed for the winter. We pulled out the annual plants including tomatoes, beans and basil and composted the plant

Supporting a Community of Growers

Thanks to recent donations by Appalachian Creek Nursery and Bounty and Soul, the Black Mountain Blooms Seed Lending Library is off to a great start for 2023.  We have received a large assortment of vegetable and flower seeds, many suitable for summer gardening. The Seed Library is currently stocked with seeds ready for cool weather

Sowing Circle – May 2022

Sowing Circle – May 2022 Do you dream of having a cut flower garden?  A cutting garden is basically a garden where you grow beautiful flowers that are perfect for bouquets and arrangements. Planning, planting and harvesting a variety of blooms can bring joy and beauty to your home throughout the season. Remember, everyone’s cutting garden is different.