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Staying On Top of Cool-Season Weeds - Small Town Gardener

Last updated: 01/16/2019

How should one weed in the winter? Those with a strong attachment to their recliners might say ‘one shouldn’t,’ and leave it at that. I completely understand.  I have a strong...

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The gardening trends to look out for in 2019

Last updated: 01/16/2019

The resurgence of floristry as a funky art has led to a blossoming of flower farms around the country. If you don’t want to grow your own, have a look at...

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Are Cheaper Vegetable and Flower Seeds Just as Good as More Expensive Seeds?

Last updated: 01/15/2019

“Though I do not believe a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed. Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect...

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Foodscaping; A New Way To Create A Garden | Garden Culture Magazine : Garden Culture Magazine

Last updated: 01/15/2019

With manicured lawns and perfectly trimmed shrubs, the landscaping surrounding North American homes and buildings was, until recently, mostly considered decorative. However, a...

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Snowdrop Festival brings first signs of Spring - National Garden Scheme

Last updated: 01/15/2019

On a wintry day there is nothing better than visiting a garden teeming with one of the earliest flowering plants of the year – and our fourth annual Snowdrop Festival brings the...

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How to Plant a Container Garden

Last updated: 01/15/2019

There are many uses for container gardening. Your outdoor living area might be a small balcony. Maybe you have a yard and a garden, but want to decorate your patio with plants...

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A Garden Tour in Spring

Last updated: 01/15/2019

After a four year drought, California has finally had a rainy winter and spring. My small suburban garden has perked up quite a bit since we bought the property three years ago....

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Explore beautiful gardens in Yorkshire - The English Garden

Last updated: 01/14/2019

We discuss the history of some of the most beautiful gardens in Yorkshire, and the clever ways in which some are being used to support businesses. Situated in the beautiful...

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‘Jackson Wonder’ Lima Beans | Heirloom Gardener

Last updated: 01/14/2019

As a kid, I was never fond of lima beans, but as I came to know more about the heirloom cultivars and the wide range of tastes and textures that make them so special, I learned...

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Top 10 Patio Trees for Gardeners - Gardening Know How's Blog

Last updated: 01/14/2019

Patio trees are small trees that tuck nicely around patios or small gardens. You can also grow patio trees in containers, pots large enough to allow root development but not so...

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