Reeves also tells how plant labels are like footnotes for your garden. He demonstrates how to make labels from plastic knives, stones and aluminum cookie sheets.
Finally, Reeves shows off a great way to prevent weeds under shrubbery. He spreads a weed-preventing landscape fabric underneath and covers it with mulch. Reeves shows how easy the task can be.
Wednesday, Saturday on GPTV
Don't miss "Gardening in Georgia" Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The show is designed especially for Georgia gardeners. It's produced by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and GPTV.
(Dan Rahn is a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)