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Home and Garden
July 14, 2018
Tree emerging from silo found place in sun
Q: Hi Don, thought you might be interested in seeing this ash tree growing in a silo west of St. Hilaire, Minn. - Lee Johnson
July 14, 2018 - 8:01am
It's gardening quiz time! Test your knowledge here
It's been nine months since our last quiz, so close your books and take out a sheet of paper. Do your own work and keep your eyes on your own...
July 14, 2018 - 7:15am
July 7, 2018
Prairie Expedition Elm a disease-resistant NDSU variety
Q: I understand there's been progress in developing Dutch elm disease-resistant American elms that are also relatively fast growing. Do you have...
July 7, 2018 - 7:00am
Splendid flower gardens prove our region's grow-power
Have you noticed I never refer to our region's growing conditions as harsh, severe, challenging or any other negative adjectives, as though we're...
July 7, 2018 - 6:00am
June 30, 2018
Overwintered dipladenia should bloom soon
Q: I kept my dipladenia indoors over winter, and as you said it would, it dropped many leaves but overall remained healthy. I repotted it in...
June 30, 2018 - 6:30am
Mystery of the murdered tree, five years later
Our gardening discussions give us a chance for lighthearted, upbeat fun each week, but it's difficult to put a humorous spin on a tree that's...
June 30, 2018 - 6:00am
June 24, 2018
Instagrammers love this self-taught florist. Now the industry is finally catching on.
Holly Heider Chapple is really so sorry that her minivan smells like Cheez-Its and dirty water. She doesn't need to explain, but she does anyway:...
June 24, 2018 - 10:47am
June 23, 2018
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
Q: I have a question about several of our young plum trees. Some of the fruit are all brown and shriveled up. Any idea what is happening? —...
June 23, 2018 - 7:00am
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
June provides plenty of time to ponder while weeding. Take dandelions, for example. It's commonly known they were brought to this country as...
June 23, 2018 - 6:00am
June 17, 2018
Cooking up community: Couple taps friends to create communal kitchen
MOORHEAD — When Billi Jo and Marc Zielinski moved back to Fargo-Moorhead in 2012, they found a ranch-style house in a south Moorhead neighborhood...
June 17, 2018 - 9:00am
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
ST. PAUL—Texas transplants Ashlea and Nick Garrison attended a Twin Cities homebuying class on a Saturday in early May. The couple met...
June 17, 2018 - 6:45am
June 16, 2018
Unusual, slimy growths on cedar identified
Q: I've attached a picture of a probable fungus growing on our cedar trees. It's like Jell-O, slimy, smells like fish when touched, is bright...
June 16, 2018 - 7:30am
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
When it was first reported that the ravenous Japanese beetle had entered North Dakota and Minnesota, and the tree-killing machine called emerald...
June 16, 2018 - 6:45am
June 15, 2018
How to get a clutter-free kitchen? 22 easy steps will make it happen, MS. Simplicity says
SEATTLE — Professional organizer Melissa Schmalenberger has uncovered many unusual things in her years of helping people get their acts together....
June 15, 2018 - 9:00am
June 9, 2018
Botanical names can help pick the right hydrangea
Q: I'm new to gardening. I planted two hydrangeas from Sam's Club (not sure of the variety) yesterday, and I'm already thinking about winter...
June 9, 2018 - 7:45am