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Garden mums, often just called mums, are the gardener’s harbinger of fall. Their bronze, yellow, and orange hues brighten up patio containers and flower beds. They also come in whites, pinks, and purples if you aren’t into the sunset tones....

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Watering seems like it would be really easy. Just turn on the hose until things are wet, then stop. But watering is actually a bit more nuanced than that. Paying close attention and watering optimally can bring your garden to...

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Rosemary is a beautiful, fragrant shrub that is common in both ornamental and herb gardens. It doesn’t need a lot of water, it produces pretty little flowers, is attractive to pollinators, deer and rabbits usually leave it alone, and it...

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All plants evolved in different parts of the world with wholly different environments, and therefore have wholly different requirements. Obviously temperature and light will be much different in the tundra than the tropics, but the soil composition will also be very...

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