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April Gardening Tips

April is gardening month so enjoy the spring weather with these gardening tips: Lawn Mow your turf at the correct height. …

Orange Zinnia Flowers

Don't Plant Too Early!

It feels like spring time so I can start planting my flowers and vegetables, right? These warm spring temperatures …

Saucer Magnolia

March Gardening Tips

March weather usually gives us a little taste of spring and gardens begin to come alive as we near …

Hand Pruners

February Gardening Tips

During the winter season, we gardeners are usually not spending much time outside in our gardens. However, it won’t …

Asparagus

Time for Planting Asparagus

Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) may seem like an unusual vegetable that would be difficult to grow in the garden. However, …

Osmanthus fragrans (Tea Olive)

Plant Spotlight: Tea Olive

This month’s plant spotlight is the tea olive, also known by scientific name as Osmanthus. Tea olive is a …

Camellia_japonica Higo Ohkan

January Gardening Tips

As the holiday season is now behind us, many of us gardeners begin to dream of warm spring days …

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