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Growing Things: Keep hydrangeas properly potted and watered

Q: I have two issues with my hydrangeas. My indoor hydrangea has survived being in my husband’s care twice while I was away. Once it nearly died of thirst, the other time it was nearly drowned, and it was still going strong until about 10 days ago. 603 more words


Growing Things: Manage temperature to store dahlias inside over winter

Q: I dug up my dinner plate dahlia tubers and put them in potting soil in a box. Do I water them throughout the winter or just leave them dry until the spring? 660 more words


Growing Things: Christmas gift ideas for gardeners

I am always keeping my eyes open for gardening gifts as I wander through the shops. My reasoning is twofold. First, I have many gardening friends and like to find unique gifts for each of them. 678 more words


Mini Cactus is Growing

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A little while ago the girl sent a little cactus home with the boy because she had accidentally almost killed it, and she knew that Bluey was good with growing things; 63 more words

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Growing Things: Hostas built to handle winter's chill

Q: This is the first year I have grown hostas. Is there anything special I need to do to get them through the winter? Also, should I take off the dead leaves now or in spring? 723 more words


Growing Things: Protect your roses from winter's chill

Q: I cannot tell you how much I love your columns — yours is the first thing I read every Saturday. Now, I hope you can help me with a question I have. 675 more words