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How to Make Mums Last Longer | Gardening Advice

How to Make Mums Last Longer | Gardening Advice

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

Nothing announces the change of the season from summer to fall in New England more than the sight... 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

9 votes, 4.44 avg. rating (87% score)

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

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

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

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

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

Make Tools Last with These Four Simple Rules

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

Not My Grandmother’s Paperwhites | Mary’s Farm

Not My Grandmother’s Paperwhites | Mary’s Farm

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My grandmother had a sun porch, and around the edges, in front of the windows, she had copper... Read More »

Peony Care | Tips to Grow Healthy Plants

Peony Care | Tips to Grow Healthy Plants

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

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

Plants That Attract Hummingbirds to the Garden

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

Hummingbirds are always welcome guests in gardens. It’s fascinating to watch them flit from plant to plant like... Read More »

Preserve Hydrangeas | Garden Advice

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Q. My blue hydrangea has produced spectacular flowers this summer, and I want to use them in fall... Read More »

Step by Step Instructions to Plant a Sunny Container Garden

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The Best Medium for Your Gardening Needs | The Difference Between Dirt, Soil, and Compost

The Best Medium for Your Gardening Needs | The Difference Between Dirt, Soil, and Compost

8 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (88% score)

Do you know the difference between dirt, soil, and compost? Do you know what makes up Vermiculite and... Read More »

Weeding Tips

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Weeding may be the least favorite task a gardener must tackle. Keeping up with weeding can be tedious... Read More »

When to Fertilize Shrubs | Gardening Advice

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The flowering shrubs in our landscape don’t give us much bloom in our sandy soil, even though we... Read More »

Why Didn’t My Poinsettia Plants Turn Red? | Gardening Advice

Why Didn’t My Poinsettia Plants Turn Red? | Gardening Advice

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A year ago last spring, I put two healthy (still red) poinsettias in my garden. In the fall,... Read More »

Wisteria Vine and Grapevine | Gardening Advice

Wisteria Vine and Grapevine | Gardening Advice

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We recently bought a new home with a thriving grapevine, but we’re not sure about the upkeep, care,... Read More »



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