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10 great bulbs for your garden - Everybody Gardens

Last updated: 11/14/2019

These small, pretty white flowers have bloomed as early as Jan. 15 in my garden. You never know when they will flower; it just depends on the winter. I like to plant them close...

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11 Best Easy-Care Exotic Succulents to Grow at Home | Gardener’s Path

Last updated: 11/14/2019

Succulent plants have unusual shapes, rich textures, varied colors, and showy blooms that make a dramatic impact in any container or garden setting. They are not a unique...

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The feel-good November garden to-do list - The Middle-Sized Garden

Last updated: 11/12/2019

November 10th, 2019 Posted In: Gardening know how Lets focus on the best things about the November garden. It’s a beautiful time of year, but it’s also sad as the old year...

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Gardening tips for raised beds

Last updated: 11/12/2019

Raised beds can be very useful in the garden – they make an attractive feature, are easy to work and can also double up as a place to sit. They’re also invaluable if you have...

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How to properly clean your garden tools & pots

Last updated: 11/10/2019

Remove all soil and plant debris attached to tools, trellises, or old pots. Most plant pathogens survive best when sheltered by soil or in plant material. Potting soil, annual...

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Getting Started: Air Plants | HEIRLOOM GARDENER

Last updated: 11/06/2019

Tillandsias, or “air plants” as they are more commonly called, belong to the Bromeliaceae (bromeliads) family. With over 500 distinct species, they come in a variety of shapes,...

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5 tips to successful cold frame gardening

Last updated: 11/01/2019

This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on an affiliate link and make a purchase, we receive a small commission at no extra cost to you, which helps to support our...

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How to make a veganic no dig garden

Last updated: 11/01/2019

How to grow using no dig methods veganically, also known as “stock free”, without animal manures or other animal deprived inputs. The Vegan Organic Network asked me to write...

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Weeds can help gardeners adapt to a changing climate

Last updated: 10/31/2019

 Gardening is shifting. Driven by a love of naturalistic planting and a desire to be sustainable and ecologically responsible, many gardeners want dynamic plantings that are...

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Gathering ideas at Thenford House - The Chatty Gardener

Last updated: 10/19/2019

A trip with the Garden Media Guild to Lord and Lady Heseltine’s thought-provoking garden at Thenford House. Head gardener Darren Webster describes the gardens at Thenford House...

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