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Pacific Horticulture Society | Better in Relationship: Herbaceous Clematis

Last updated: 06/30/2018

Choosing my favorite clematis is akin to choosing a favorite child. If I must, the choice depends upon the hour, the mood, the day before. More generally, I like my own children be

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National Garden Scheme Festival Weekend offers nationwide access to glorious gardens

Last updated: 06/30/2018

This year’s National Garden Scheme Festival Weekend will see gardens open in every county across England and Wales on 2 and 3 June. The National Garden Scheme Festival offers acc

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Soho Farmhouse: a guided tour of the kitchen garden

Last updated: 06/30/2018

Soho Farmhouse: a guided tour of the kitchen garden Anna Greenland, head gardener at Soho Farmhouse Credit: Mark Diacono Mark Diacono 9 June 2017 • 6:00pm I feel as if I’ve bee

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Scouting for insects is still important in a home vegetable garden

Last updated: 06/30/2018

Whether you work on a large family farm, in a home vegetable garden, or in a small, community garden vegetable plot, routinely scouting for insects should be an important part of y

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Carpenter Ants: Slow But Steady

Last updated: 06/30/2018

Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in a PCT e-newsletter titled “Targeting Ants,” which was sponsored by Rockwell Labs Ltd. When it comes to wood damage caused

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Tech Tip: Heat & Drought Stress - For Landscape & Lawn Care Pros

Last updated: 06/29/2018

It seems like yesterday that we were dealing with snow cover that did not want to go away and waterlogged soils that significantly slowed the development of our lawns, mostly becau

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Healthy soils, healthy future

Last updated: 06/29/2018

A recent soil symposium in Rome shared scientific evidence to support actions to prevent and reduce soil pollution. Did you know that there are more soil microorganisms in a teasp

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Management considerations for rolling soybean in the upper Midwest

Last updated: 06/29/2018

Management considerations for rolling soybean in the upper Midwest Jodi DeJong-Hughes, Doug Holen, Phil Glogoza On this page Acknowledgements Introduction Land rolling has become a

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Organic weed control tips for gardeners

Last updated: 06/29/2018

Organic weed control tips for gardeners by Jessica Walliser • Comments (9) I suspect that most gardeners make a promise to themselves at the start of every growing season to not

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Our Guide to Growing Ribbon-Worthy Heirloom Tomatoes

Last updated: 06/29/2018

1 of 19 Heirloom Tomato Basics What is an heirloom tomato? Many gardeners have heard the term but don't really know what it means. Happily, it's an easy definition: a variety that

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