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May 19, 2018
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Which category of gardener are you? We fall into two groups when anxiously surveying our plantings every spring to see if shrubs, perennials...
May 19, 2018 - 7:30am
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Q: We had 17 spruce transplanted a few years ago into our new lot. They are about 10 feet tall. What do all the pine cones mean? — Pamela...
May 19, 2018 - 7:08am
May 12, 2018
Old-time gardening wisdom alive and well
Being sixty-something is a fun age. Young people think you're old and old people think you're young. You now have an excuse for wandering the...
May 12, 2018 - 7:25am
How to pick the best-suited grass seed
Q: What is the best grass seed to use for bare spots in a lawn? Last year I planted some grass seed and it grew, but the grass is dead in that...
May 12, 2018 - 7:13am
May 5, 2018
Knowing how deeply to plant can make or break garden
I'm not one to question Mother Nature's good intentions, but have you ever wondered how she arrived at some of her rules? An uncharitable person...
May 5, 2018 - 7:30am
Old-time rutabagas back en vogue in vegetable world
Q: Is it possible to grow rutabagas in Minnesota? We love rutabagas, but the ones in the stores are often stringy and old tasting. How do you...
May 5, 2018 - 7:05am
April 28, 2018
A beautiful garden is possible even if you don't have a yard
Do you enjoy watching what's happening around town? I don't mean peering out from behind the drapes to see what quality of furniture is being...
April 28, 2018 - 7:32am
Don't worry, aerial roots on orchid are normal
Q: My mom has an orchid plant that has bloomed continuously, but the plant is growing up out of the dirt, exposing the roots. The plant is so...
April 28, 2018 - 7:05am
April 21, 2018
Here are the vegetable varieties you should plant this year
Are you an adventurous gardener or do you take the safe route? Was Calvin Coolidge in the White House the last time you switched cucumber varieties,...
April 21, 2018 - 7:15am
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
Q: l thought you'd enjoy a picture of my mother's amaryllis. She's maintained several plants for many years. They are such a unique plant and...
April 21, 2018 - 7:13am
April 14, 2018
Extended winter provides extra pruning time
Mother Nature isn't getting many Facebook 'likes' for this year's spring weather pattern. But in her defense, lack of nice weather gives us more...
April 14, 2018 - 7:25am
Repot recently purchased rubber plant into slightly larger container
Q: I recently received the rubber plant in the photo and am unsure how to care for it. The six-inch diameter pot seems small and the plant is...
April 14, 2018 - 7:04am
April 7, 2018
Never fear, gardeners, a late spring can still result in a successful growing season
This spring hasn't exactly been a gardener's dream come true. A snowblower and jackhammer were required to plant potatoes on Good Friday. Any...
April 7, 2018 - 7:45am
Will Braeburn apple seedling survive?
Q: When my daughter was a toddler, we placed a Braeburn apple seed in a window to see if it would grow. I honestly thought this little experiment...
April 7, 2018 - 7:10am
March 31, 2018
Happy anniversary! Celebrating five years of columns with top garden tips
When I was younger and heard senior citizens talking about time passing ever more rapidly as they aged, I figured it was the Geritol talking....
March 31, 2018 - 7:25am