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Don Kinzler

February 17, 2018
Paul DuBowy's inherited Christmas cactus is more than 60 years old. Special to The Forum
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
February 17, 2018 - 7:41am
Rubber plants become tree-like in nature, so the natural tendency is to shed some lower leaves as they age, so try increasing humidity. Special to The Forum
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
February 17, 2018 - 7:09am
February 10, 2018
Floral foam, a containter and a little creativity can turn cash-and-carry flowers into a beautiful floral arrangement.
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Adding flair to cash-and-carry Valentine flowers
February 10, 2018 - 7:44am
A reader submitted this photo of her neglected orchid plant that bloomed unexpectedly. Special to The Forum
Reader discovers neglected orchid bloomed unexpectedly, with little care
February 10, 2018 - 7:15am
February 3, 2018
The flowers in the photo are a large-flowered florist strain of Canterbury bells, and the flower is considered a biennial. Special to The Forum
Mystery flower can be grown outdoors
February 3, 2018 - 7:35am
North Dakota’s largest Ohio Buckeye is growing at the Diocese of Fargo Bishop’s Residence, 608 Broadway.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
How to grow your own champion tree
February 3, 2018 - 7:23am
January 27, 2018
Browsing seed catalogs in mid-winter helps plan the upcoming gardening season.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Seed catalogs spark mid-winter gardening excitement
January 27, 2018 - 7:45am
Brown tips on this peace lily's leaves indicate a negative reaction to salts that accumulate in the soil from water type or excess fertilizer. Special to The Forum
Peace lily problems often soil or water-related
January 27, 2018 - 7:18am
January 20, 2018
This Christmas cactus at Sacred Heart Convent in Fargo is more than 100 years old. David Samson / The Forum
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
January 20, 2018 - 8:09am
Amaryllis bloom quickly after potting because the flowers are already formed inside the bulb. Special to The Forum
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
January 20, 2018 - 7:40am
January 13, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The Forum
Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Don't use epsom salts in your garden - it makes tomato blossom end rot worse
January 13, 2018 - 7:55am
Pepper, Cayenne Red Ember
All-American Selections / Special to The Forum
14 new fruits and vegetables for a show-stopping garden
January 13, 2018 - 7:25am
January 6, 2018
Resolve to grow annuals you've never tried, such as cleome. David Samson / The Forum
12 yard and garden resolutions you should make in 2018
January 6, 2018 - 7:45am
The disorder shown here is called 'hollow heart,’ and potatoes affected by it are safe to eat once the damage has been cut away. Special to The Forum
'Hollow heart' disorder affects potato's interior - but you can still eat unaffected area
January 6, 2018 - 7:13am
December 30, 2017
The purple antioxidant anthocyanin has many health benefits and can be found in foods such as beets, purple cauliflower and purple kohlrabi. Special to The Forum
Hone your green thumb by staying on top of the latest gardening trends
December 30, 2017 - 8:02am