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Restoring the Ecology of Our Own Backyards

Last updated: 06/27/2018

Southeast Home Landscaping, 3rd Edition (Creative Homeowner) 54 Landscape Designs w... Roger Holmes With these 54 designs and 200 plants & flowers best suited to the Southeast...

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Reginald Farrer: dalesman, intrepid plant hunter and gardener

Last updated: 06/27/2018

Born in 1880, Reginald Farrer's home was Ingleborough Hall in Clapham. Termed by many to be the 'Prince of Alpine gardeners', Farrer was successful in introducing many new...

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Tips for New Vegetable Gardeners - That Bloomin' Garden

Last updated: 06/27/2018

Here are some tips for new vegetable gardeners. Over the last few days many questions have arisen about when to plant vegetable seeds and plants. That depends on the plant. If...

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4 vegetable gardening facts you need to know

Last updated: 06/27/2018

It’s a fact; good planning can transform a simple vegetable garden into a high-producing, less-maintenance space. And, knowing a few basic vegetable gardening facts can save you...

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The Garden Trust Annual Conference 2018 - The Gardens Trust

Last updated: 06/27/2018

THE GARDENS TRUST’S ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018 Our Conference this year will take place on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd September and be based at two separate but nearby venues in...

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Pretty, Inspiring Pergola Ideas

Last updated: 06/26/2018

1 of 22 Working with the Landscape Oftentimes there's a natural spot for a pergola, but there are landscape elements that are essential, too. Luckily, the flexibility of pergola...

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Phyllis E. Galanti Arboretum is an oasis of healing - Plants Map

Last updated: 06/26/2018

Phyllis E. Galanti Arboretum is an oasis of healing /in Featured Profiles Journal /by Emily Freehling For veterans receiving treatment at the McGuire VA Medical Center in...

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How to make a story garden with your children - GardenTags Gardening Blog

Last updated: 06/26/2018

Alice Whitehead is a third generation allotmenteer that likes to grow, eat and get muddy – then write about it! With two urban allotment plots, an award-winning school garden...

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In Your Words: 9 Tomato Planting and Growing Tips to Try

Last updated: 06/26/2018

DIY Network Blog: Made + Remade Archives In Your Words: 9 Tomato Planting and Growing Tips to Try These tomato tips from our readers combine folk wisdom with science and a...

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Enhanced top soil carbon stocks under organic farming

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Systems Biology Enhanced top soil carbon stocks under organic farming Andreas Gattinger, Adrian Muller, Matthias Haeni, Colin Skinner, Andreas Fliessbach, Nina Buchmann, Paul...

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Horticultural therapy: 'Gardening makes us feel renewed inside'

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Most gardeners would prefer to be busy in the garden, rather than think about how tilling the soil and growing plants affects the mind. But as a psychiatrist and...

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Fuchsia spp (Ladys Eardrops) Monthly Plant Care Reminders

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Feed once with an organic fertilizer designed for blooming plants. 3. Water Keep the soil surrounding the plant moist but not soggy. When conditions become dry and the Santa Ana...

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