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Microgreens
Microgreens
January 11, 2022

LISTEN TO PODCAST Welcome 2022! What better way to celebrate the start of a new year than by leafing through seed…

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Giving to Gardeners
Giving to Gardeners
December 13, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Sure, many are thinking about gifts this time of the year. Why not look at spreading that joy…

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Places To Go
Places To Go
December 6, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST In the Northern Hemisphere, less active plant seasons have arrived. Now you can take time to do less…

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Asclepias
Asclepias
November 16, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, and Silkweed are all common names referring to Asclepias. Common names that are descriptive of…

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Quince
Quince
November 3, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Cydonia oblonga, or fruiting Quince, are a member of the Rosaceae (Rose) family, which includes roses, apples, and…

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Juglone Toxicity
Juglone Toxicity
October 8, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Juglans trees are large, majestic, and beautifully shaped. They are tolerant to soil type, pH, and growing conditions….

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Planting Spring Flowering Bulbs
Fall Bulb Planting
October 4, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Early fall is spring bulb time. Once the favorites are chosen, ordered and on their way, take the…

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Hibiscus
Hardy Hibiscus
August 27, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Hibiscus flowers often bring the tropics to mind. Surprise! Hardy Hibiscus, or Hibiscus moscheutos, a member of the…

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Potatoes
Potatoes
August 11, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Although treated as annuals for production purposes, potatoes are an herbaceous perennial plant originating in the Andes Mountains….

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Kale
Kale
August 2, 2021

LISTEN TO PODCAST Kale, or Brassica oleracea, is a plant of extremes. Whether you love or dislike the taste, there is…

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