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10 Fall Garden Tips

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Read these 10 fall garden tips to prepare for the long stretch of winter weather. 1. Check the... Read More »

A Rose Glossary

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Earth-Kind: Special designation created by Texas AgriLife Extension Service to recognize roses that demonstrate superior pest resistance and... Read More »

African Violet Care | Grow Healthy African Violets

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When Baron Walter von Saint Paul first brought a flowering plant he called the Usambara violet from East... Read More »

Are Daylily Buds Edible | Gardening Question

Are Daylily Buds Edible | Gardening Question

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Are daylily buds edible? How do you cook them? — F.P., Berlin, NH The flower buds, flowers, leaves,... Read More »

Attract Birds to Your Yard | Gardening Advice

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Our family enjoys watching birds from our windows, and we want to landscape with the best plants to... Read More »

Building a Rock Wall | Ask the Expert

Building a Rock Wall | Ask the Expert

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In the middle of the 19th century, when America was still a farming nation, more than 250,000 miles... Read More »

Companion Planting to Get Rid of Garden Pests

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Despite their size, or lack there-of, the creepy-crawly and winged variety of pests can do serious damage to... Read More »

Container Gardens | Flower Power

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Patrick Shellman from Fantastic Umbrella Factory Garden shares his best tips for creating dazzling container gardens that are... Read More »

Control Lily Leaf Beetles | Gardening Advice

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The leaves on my lily plants are all tattered and chewed. I noticed small bright-orange/red beetles on them,... Read More »

Crop Rotation | Prevent Pests and Diseases

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Crop rotation may sound complicated, but this age-old practice is such a useful method for thwarting pest and... Read More »

Debbie’s Fall Gardening Suggestions

Debbie’s Fall Gardening Suggestions

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When doing your fall garden cleanup, leave some of your seed heads and dried plant material for wildlife... Read More »

DIY: Build a Backyard Greenhouse

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Small, backyard greenhouses like the kind shown in mail-order catalogs are a gardener’s dream. They prolong the growing... Read More »

Fall Chore Shortcuts | Gardening Advice

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Autumn is a beautiful time of year in New England. Spend more time enjoying it and less time... Read More »

Foolproof Roses | Winter-Hardy Varieties

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Rose envy may be a thing of the past with these winter-hardy varieties. Not far from Mark Twain’s... Read More »

Garden Paths and Hardscapes

Garden Paths and Hardscapes

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Good landscaping is about more than just plants. Paths, benches, walls, water features — they’re all part of... Read More »

Garden Solution: Get Rid of Slugs

Garden Solution: Get Rid of Slugs

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Slugs are garden pests that can wreak havoc on your prized plants as they chomp their way through... Read More »

Gardening Tips for Beginers | Planting Vegetable Gardens, Trees, and Lawn Care

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Get out in the garden, even if you’ve never been there before, with these tips for gardeners —... Read More »

Gardening with Cats | Yankee Classic

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Excerpt from “Gardening with Cats,” Yankee Magazine, August 1982 For me, gardening with cats began 18 years ago.... Read More »

Garlic Mustard and Oriental Bittersweet | Garden Solutions for Invasive Plants

Garlic Mustard and Oriental Bittersweet | Garden Solutions for Invasive Plants

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The trees in the area next to my yard have been overrun by vines, and the ground is... Read More »

Get Rid of Chipmunks | Garden Solutions

Get Rid of Chipmunks | Garden Solutions

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Chipmunks are making their home in my flowerbeds. Can you suggest plants that they’ll avoid? — M.B., Nashua,... Read More »

Get Rid of Moles

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Moles are destructive pests that can damage ornamental plants as they burrow underground in search of grubs. Try... Read More »

Get Rid of Rodents and Other Pests

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Do you have problems with pests invading your gardens and flower beds? Follow these simple solutions to get... Read More »

Growing Vegetables Chart

Growing Vegetables Chart

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In addition to this information on when to start seeds, when to fertilize, and when to water, see... Read More »

How to Control Invasive Bittersweet | Gardening Advice

How to Control Invasive Bittersweet | Gardening Advice

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What can I do to manage the bittersweet entangling the bank at the back of my house and... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Grubs | Lawn Care Solution

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Grubs—the larvae of Japanese beetles, oriental beetles, or chafers—are a common lawn care problem. They eat the roots... Read More »

How to Grow a Meadow | Gardening Advice

How to Grow a Meadow | Gardening Advice

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If you’re having a new house built, you’ll probably have the land around the house graded, tilled, and... Read More »

How to Keep Squirrels out of Bird Feeders | Simple Solutions

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Squirrels are notorious pests when it comes to stealing food that’s been put out for the birds. Here... Read More »



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