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  • January 26, 2019 | Garden
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    Morels in our front yard

    Let me tell you about the time morel mushrooms grew in our front yard.

  • January 18, 2019 | Garden
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    Seed Starting: Basil

    We've reached mid-January which means it's time to plant some seeds! Today we started a tray of basil.

  • November 12, 2018 | Garden
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    Winter Garden Prep - Dahlias

    If I had to choose my favorite flower, it would be Dahlias. Their range of color, form, and size, combined with how well they thrive in this area made it an obvious choice for our perennial flower garden. This year I decided to dig, divide, and store my tubers so I can expand next year's cut flower garden.

  • September 30, 2018 | Garden
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    How to Host a Plant Swap

    Gardens grow. Plants need to be divided to stay healthy. Instead of tossing those plants in the compost, consider hosting a plant swap. Keep reading to hear how I run mine.

  • August 20, 2018 | Garden

    Coleus Care and Propagation

    Coleus can be a gardener's best friend. This article will go over a bit of basic plant information, as well as a step by step guide on how to propagate coleus in water.

  • July 10, 2018 | Garden

    Summer Garden Inventory

    If you are a growing a garden on your homestead or wanting to start one for next year, there is an essential task for you to do right now. It's time to take an inventory of your garden landscape.

  • June 04, 2018 | Garden
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    How to Propagate Hydrangea

    Save money in your gardening budget by rooting new plants from cuttings.

  • May 21, 2018 | Garden

    Salad Garden

    Growing a salad is satisfying, simple and delicious.