Before and After – Saint Albans Church Gardens

I first saw the Saint Albans Church gardens in Glen Williams and met the good people of the congregation back in2011. I noticed right away how warm and welcoming the people were, and how little the disheveled gardens reflected on their extraordinary volunteer efforts. Two years passed. I watched sadly as the plants struggled through the seasons, and weeds had their evil way with every bare spot and crevice. in 2013 I cracked, and spent the next 4 years rehabilitating the gardens. The steps were: Restoring the health of the soil Conquering noxious weeds Pruning shrubs to their natural forms...

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