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Lost In The Garden

Pardon me, but I just came in from the garden... To discover over a month has evaporated. Am I the only one who gets totally lost in the garden from the week before Memorial Day until the 3rd week in July? Seems like just a couple of weeks have passed sinc...
What's The Best Garden Fertilizer?

The Best Garden Fertilizer?

Still using one fertilizer on everything in the yard? No wonder you're searching for answers. While no one would every try using lawn fertilizer on hollies and roses, or the veggie garden, many people would assume that plant food is plant food, and use one p...
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Divide & Conquer: Part One

Have you heard that perennials spend half their life in a wheelbarrow? That's because after a few years the clump either overgrows it's allotted space or the center has died out. One of the coolest thing about perennials is their resiliency. While it doesn't a...
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It’s Fall … You Autumn Be Planting

It is not the approaching frigid weather that can cause a late season plant installation to be a loss. It has nothing to do with the fact that the plant is not rooted into the soil. Yes, a harsh winter without sufficient snow cover can cause a loss of plants i...
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Plants Slugs Don’t Like to Eat

Slugs eating you out of yard and garden? Learn how to stop slug damage by selection. Flowers and plant slugs don't like to eat ...
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The Dirt on Soil in a Bag

These days potting plants is a cinch. Just rip open the bag, fill your pot, and get a garden in a jiffy. Are you sure about that? Did you ask the plants how they felt about this stuff?...
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Secrets of a Slug-Free Garden

I’m sure any gardener, no matter how novice or expert, will wholeheartedly agree that slugs are disturbing on so many levels. Learn more about controlling slug damage in your yard ...