A Website for Organic Home Gardens in the Southeastern U.S.
Welcome to Small Garden News! This website for organic (and almost-organic) gardeners in the Southeastern U.S. is packed with reliable information — based on research and long experience — to support your garden success.
Learn more here about the rhythm of our gardening year and how all parts of the garden, from crops to insects and soil fertility, work together to grow our food.
- Most of the work of planting takes place before the actual planting day; the work is in soil preparation and careful selection of your tomato …Read More »
- New gardeners often are advised to grow foods that they and their families like to eat. It makes sense. Why grow tomatoes if no one …Read More »
- The Soil3 Garden Show gave us all plenty of opportunities to learn more about gardening and to make new gardening friends. I had great conversations …Read More »
- On Saturday, March 30, Small Garden News (aka: Amy) will be at the Soil3 Garden Show in Cumming, GA. The event will be at Silver …Read More »
- Spring crops in the Southeast are in a mixed state of early, middle, and late, here in late-March, in terms of being ready to harvest. …Read More »
I have been growing veggies, fruits, herbs, and flowers in this yard Northwest of Atlanta for more than 25 years. I have a degree in Botany and am a trained horticulturist. Mostly, though, I love plants! Adventures in gardening, my own and those of other gardeners, are described on this website.