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Don Kinzler

July 15, 2017
Mulch around plants conserves moisture in vegetable gardens. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Pulling yard and garden through dry times
July 15, 2017 - 8:02am
The circular cutouts on these rose bush leaves are made by leafcutter bees, which use them for nesting material. Special to the Forum
Leaf cut-outs from beneficial insect won't harm rosebush
July 15, 2017 - 7:33am
July 8, 2017
Japanese beetle damageThe University of Nebraska / Special to The Forum
Our help is needed to stem Japanese beetle attack
July 8, 2017 - 8:00am
Mullein is considered an edible plant, and both flowers and leaves can be brewed into tea or eaten in salads. Special to The Forum
Whether it's a weed or edible plant depends on viewpoint
July 8, 2017 - 7:00am
July 1, 2017
July 4 signals the end for some yard and garden tasks thus freeing uptime for enjoying flowers and landscapes.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
July 4 is also Independence Day for gardeners
July 1, 2017 - 9:00am
Weeping caragana. Special to The Forum
The difference between two types of weeping caragana
July 1, 2017 - 9:00am
June 24, 2017
Winter sunscald can damage thin-barked trees, especially on their south and west sides.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
What's causing all the tree troubles?
June 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
June 24, 2017 - 7:00am
June 19, 2017
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Leaf galls appearing on area maples
June 19, 2017 - 9:05am
June 17, 2017
Thin apple clusters to one or two fruits, spaced four to six inches apart. University of Minnesota Extension Service
A healthy apple harvest starts with June care
June 17, 2017 - 9:56am
June 10, 2017
June is a busy month in the vegetable garden.David Samson / The Forum
A June to-do list for your garden
June 10, 2017 - 10:00am
Tall garden phlox (Phlox paniculata) are beautiful perennials that are commonly susceptible to leaf blight diseases. Reader-submitted photo
How to prevent disease from attacking garden phlox
June 10, 2017 - 9:00am
June 3, 2017
Water perennial and annual flowers after planting and monitor watering closely until they root in.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Taking the guesswork out of yard and garden watering
June 3, 2017 - 9:00am
Rejuvenating lilacs
June 3, 2017 - 7:36am
May 27, 2017
Dwarf Colorado blue spruce. Special to The Forum
Dwarf Colorado spruce no longer dwarf
May 27, 2017 - 10:11am