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New Burgundy Contorted Hazelnut
Contorted hazelnut ( Corylus avellana ), or Harry Lauders walking stick, is a deciduous shrub known for its interesting, crooked branches that are most evident once the leaves drop. A new variety...
Win A Tiller
Gardeners know the key to success in any garden is healthy soil, and that requires regular additions of organic matter. A tiller can be a valuable tool for incorporating organic matter and other...
A Fountain That Runs on Sunlight
Garden accessories are all the rage, and water features are one of the favorites of home gardeners. Fountains, babbling brooks, and waterfalls are beautiful additions to a garden, but they can be...
No More Front Lawns
In most American households, food gardens are relegated to the back yard. But front-yard vegetable gardens were the norm back in the early 20th century, when yards were used primarily to produce...
In the Garden
Plant lovers always seem to be running into another lily. From Asiatic to calla to gloriosa to Peruvian to torch to water, lilies appear at every turn. While they don't all belong to the genus Lilium , most are bulbous plants that are easy to grow,...
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Cal State Fullerton Arboretum The Cal State Fullerton Arboretum Tomato List , with season, color, type, and description, may...
Favorite or New Plant
Tomatoes! Which are Your Favorites? Whether you grew them or tasted them at one of the many tomato tastings each summer at community...
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- Still No New Blossoms and Fruit?
- Harvest Early in the Day
- Revitalize Veggies
- Remove Tree Suckers
- Hose Off Red Spider Mites