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Sumac, like this one found at Baker Garden & Gift in Fargo, is one of the most intensely colored autumn shrubs.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
11 hours 18 min ago
Yellowjacket wasps can be dealt with effectively using purchased or homemade insecticides. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
How to deal with the yearly fall nuisance of yellowjackets
12 hours 35 min ago
September 16, 2017
Perennials often require three years to develop into full-sized robust plants.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
September 16, 2017 - 8:23am
The fruits on a highbush cranberry plant are edible, though their tartness makes them better suited for tasty jellies and syrups. Special to The Forum
Mystery plant has edible berries
September 16, 2017 - 7:40am
September 9, 2017
Growing Nonstop begonias from seed is easy with time and care. Special to The Forum
How to grow Nonstop begonias from seed
September 9, 2017 - 8:37am
September is the optimal month for taking care of peony tasks that will result in beautifully blooming plants in the late spring and early summer. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Fall marks peony planting time
September 9, 2017 - 8:07am
September 2, 2017
This field of zinnias is planted every year by homeowner Jim Koester, whose home is east of Dilworth, Minnesota. Special to The Forum
Field of zinnias draws readers' responses
September 2, 2017 - 9:00am
September is the most important month for lawn care, as proven by turf research. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Prime lawn care season begins Labor Day
September 2, 2017 - 7:30am
August 26, 2017
Apple maggots pierce the fruit many times to lay eggs inside; maggots hatch to feed internally before exiting to overwinter in the ground below. Special to The Forum.
What to do about apple maggot infestation
August 26, 2017 - 8:01am
Don't wait until spring to plant; fall offers a variety of advantages that will result in beautiful plants and trees. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
10 reasons to plant this fall
August 26, 2017 - 7:45am
August 19, 2017
Joe-Pye Weed is a hardy perennial that isn't a weed at all; it's a wildflower native to much of the United States and blooms from midsummer until fall. Special to The Forum
A great perennial with a bad name
August 19, 2017 - 7:52am
Indian Summer rudbeckia is a tall annual easily started indoor from seed. Dave Wallis / The Forum
As summer winds down, start planning for next year's garden
August 19, 2017 - 7:31am
Indian Summer rudbeckia is a tall annual easily started indoor from seed. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
As summer winds down, start planning for next year's garden
August 19, 2017 - 7:01am
Joe-Pye Weed is a hardy perennial that isn't a weed at all; it's a wildflower native to much of the United States and blooms from midsummer until fall. Special to Forum News Service
A great perennial with a bad name
August 19, 2017 - 5:52am
August 12, 2017
Additional garden produce is being collected for distribution to local nonprofit organizations. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Donating extra garden produce just got easier
August 12, 2017 - 8:51am