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There are literally hundreds of rose varieties available for gardeners to plant. In order to help us choose the best ones, the All-America Rose Selections organization tests new varieties for two...
A Deer Control Roundup
Deer are a big problem for gardeners in many areas of the country. While there are a plethora of home and commercial remedies and deterrent methods available, it can be hard to differentiate...
A Better Solution for Powdery Mildew
For a number of years baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) sprays have been recommended for controlling powdery mildew and black spot fungal diseases on roses, phlox, and other garden plants. Baking...
New Arabian Lilac
Lilacs ( Syringa sp.) are popular ornamental shrubs in many northern gardens. The Arabian lilac ( Vitex trifolium purpurea Fascination), while not a true lilac, is a good alternative for...
In the Garden
America's favorite flower, the rose, touches the senses with pure joy, color, and fragrance. Caring for them begins now with proper pruning for each type.
Hybrid tea roses are the commonly available rose, and if you are willing to...
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Roses in Miami-Dade County As this What About Growing Roses in Miami-Dade County article from the University of Florida...
Clever Gardening Technique
Rooting Leaves With a technique too seldom used and yet so impressive to watch, you can make new plants from...
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- Plant Potatoes
- Rejuvenate Floppy Chives
- Prune Butterfly Bush
- Clip or Shear Evergreens
- Give Seedlings Supplemental Light