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10 Best Plants to Attract Butterflies

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One of summer’s small pleasures is watching butterflies float by on the currents of the freshening breeze. They... Read More »

10 Best Shade-Loving Plants | Gardening Advice

10 Best Shade-Loving Plants | Gardening Advice

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Looking to accent the shady areas of your garden or outdoor landscape this summer? There are several shade-loving... Read More »

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 »

Are Burning Bushes Invasive? | Gardening Advice

Are Burning Bushes Invasive? | Gardening Advice

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This year I tried to buy more burning bush for our yard because I like the fall color,... 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 »

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 »

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 »

Early Plant Care: Tomato Plants

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In this episode of Gardening with Farmer Tracie, Tracie digs into some great advice on how to transplant... Read More »

Easy Roses to Plant and Care for in New England

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Growing roses in New England can be tricky due to the varied and often unpredictable weather that this... 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 »

Farmer Tracie’s Tips for Growing Garlic

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In this episode of Gardening with Farmer Tracie, Tracie shows the secrets behind getting great garlic. Find out... Read More »

Farmer Tracie’s Weeding Tips

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In this episode of Gardening with Farmer Tracie, Tracie shows you how to weed your garden. Find out... Read More »

Four Rules for Long-Lasting Tools

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It’s tempting to skip tool cleanup when your gardening chores are done.there’s always something else that needs your... Read More »

Gardening Advice from Farmer Tracie

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VIDEOS: Start Seeds Indoors Harvest Garlic Weed Control Tomato Plant Tips What’s the secret to getting your tomato... Read More »

Gardening Question | Why Don’t Hardy Mums Survive the Winter?

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Every fall I buy beautiful hardy mums, but they don’t seem to survive the winter in my landscape.... 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 »

Growing Fresh Herbs and Salad Greens Indoors | Gardening Advice

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In winter there’s nothing I miss more than fresh herbs and salad greens from my summer vegetable garden.... Read More »

Hosta Plants | Planting, Care, and Pest Advice

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Hosta plants have been a favorite foliage plant in New England gardens since the early 1800s. Originally from... 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 Divide Hostas | Instructions and Advice

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Hosta plants—leafy, shade-loving perennials—can be found in sizes that range from about 6 inches to more than four... Read More »

Is Bittersweet Invasive? | Gardening Advice

Is Bittersweet Invasive? | Gardening Advice

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Last spring I sent away for three bittersweet plants and received one male and two female plants. These... Read More »

Keep Deer out of the Garden | 5 Non-Toxic Gardening Tips

Keep Deer out of the Garden | 5 Non-Toxic Gardening Tips

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It can be very disappointing to find that a plant or plants you have nurtured from seed and... Read More »

Kitchen Garden Tips

Kitchen Garden Tips

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A kitchen garden is a separate garden plot located close to the kitchen door for spring, summer and... Read More »

Lilac Not Blooming | Gardening Advice

Lilac Not Blooming | Gardening Advice

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Q: The lilac bushes that I planted in 2009 did not bloom last year and only had three... Read More »

Peony Care | Tips to Grow Healthy Plants

Peony Care | Tips to Grow Healthy Plants

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Peonies have been called the “Marilyn Monroe” of flowers simply because they are so stunning.  Fragrant and perfect... Read More »



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