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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 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
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
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
April 20, 2018
New hardy rose variety was 16 years in the making
LAKE NEBAGAMON, Wis.—For 22 years, Julie Overom has been on a personal mission to develop the perfect rose for more northern climes —...
April 20, 2018 - 10:30pm
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
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
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
March 24, 2018
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
Topics for our weekly garden column often originate from what's happening in our own gardening life. My wife, Mary, recently experienced the...
March 24, 2018 - 7:45am
March 17, 2018
What to look for on plant descriptions
My wife, Mary, and I enjoy road trips with our family. In locations where the maps and GPS fail us, Mary usually suggests I just stop and ask...
March 17, 2018 - 7:32am
March 10, 2018
Fargo's community gardens earn national recognition and how you can still get involved this year
I have a riddle for you: What weighs 58,000 pounds and involves 300 participants? (Hint: it has nothing to do with Norwegians changing a very...
March 10, 2018 - 7:45am
March 3, 2018
Area gardening programs offer something for everyone
By now, most of us who enjoy working in our yards and gardens have had our fill of winter. If you're ready for a hefty helping of spring fever,...
March 3, 2018 - 7:05am
February 24, 2018
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
Gardeners experience a common conundrum. Each year seed companies fill catalogs with hot new flowers and vegetables, tempting gardeners away...
February 24, 2018 - 7:55am
February 17, 2018
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
In a recent column about long-lived houseplants, I invited readers to share stories about their own older-than-average plants. Houseplants become...
February 17, 2018 - 7:41am