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RESIST THE FEVER TO SPRING CLEAN
RESIST THE FEVER TO SPRING CLEAN
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RESIST THE FEVER TO SPRING CLEAN
Many beneficial insects
overwinter under leaves, inside the hollows of plant stems, on
branches and in the soil of your garden. Insects are an important
part of your local ecosystem pollinating ¾ of all flowering plants
and 1/3 of the foods we enjoy. Sinc...
RESIST THE FEVER TO SPRING CLEAN
RESIST THE FEVER TO SPRING CLEAN
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PRE-SEEDING FOR AN EARLY START IN THE GARDEN
PRE-SEEDING FOR AN EARLY START IN THE GARDEN
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PRE-SEEDING FOR AN EARLY START IN THE GARDEN
One February I remember my
father going out into the garden and planting seeds. We had had a
good bit of snow the previous week and there were still reminders of
it in the shadier parts of the backyard. However, the sun was out,
the temperature had warmed...
PRE-SEEDING FOR AN EARLY START IN THE GARDEN
PRE-SEEDING FOR AN EARLY START IN THE GARDEN
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WHEN DOES YOUR GARLIC GROW?
WHEN DOES YOUR GARLIC GROW?
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WHEN DOES YOUR GARLIC GROW?
Along with tulips,
daffodils and crocuses I have always planted garlic in the fall.
However, at a recent Master Gardener meeting a question was raised as
to when to plant garlic? I thought to myself, the fall of course!
Imagine my surprise when several m...
WHEN DOES YOUR GARLIC GROW?
WHEN DOES YOUR GARLIC GROW?
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FESTIVE "TOPIARY" CHRISTMAS TREES!
FESTIVE "TOPIARY" CHRISTMAS TREES!
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FESTIVE "TOPIARY" CHRISTMAS TREES!
The Schoolhouse garden club created festive "topiary" Christmas trees utilizing tomato cages.  The upside down cages were anchored to the pots, wrapped with garland and decorated with seasonal adornments. Senior Community Services 600 Swarthmore Avenue Fols...
FESTIVE "TOPIARY" CHRISTMAS TREES!
FESTIVE "TOPIARY" CHRISTMAS TREES!
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RAISING MONARCHS
RAISING MONARCHS
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RAISING MONARCHS
It all began on August
10 th when I spotted a female monarch fluttering about my
milkweed. I had started growing milkweed several years earlier when
I first became aware of the decrease (90% over a span of two decades)
in these beautiful Lepidoptera. As m...
RAISING MONARCHS
RAISING MONARCHS
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