The Rockdale Gardener

Gardening Posts From Rockdale Cooperative Extension

What is causing this circle around my tree?

There are several reasons why a circle might appear in the turf surrounding a tree. No, not aliens or crop circles. Sometimes there are many possible scenarios for a landscape phenomena. For instance, here four differing suggestions as to what could be causing the grass turn brown in a circle…
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Fall is the Time for Fungi

The sun sets early in the woods this time of year. Where it is daylight until 6 p.m. out in the open, the light starts to fade in the woods at 5 p.m. under the canopy of a forest. This is the best time of day to see mushrooms. Take…
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