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The Plant Post

It’s fall, and in many areas the peak of garden season has passed and it’s time to start preparing our gardens for winter. In areas with hard frosts and deep snow, it is very difficult to get out into the...

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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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