Counting our blessings through the garden
Last updated 12/24/2009 at Noon
December 21 brings the year’s shortest day, the Winter Solstice. The sun will slowly rise in the sky in the northern hemisphere through June 21, the Summer Solstice. To the Fallbrook green-thumbed optimist, Winter Solstice is considered to be the first day of spring, allowing for the undertaking of fun risks and welcome surprises. Compared to the positive results of such an early gardening endeavor, failures will be minimal. Give the gift of a fresh vegetable garden as the ultimate present that truly represents the essence and love of this holiday season
At home with children, planting s...