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Plant in Spring for Fall Beauty

Beyond the Blooms by Jess Wickland

When you think of landscaping or putting together a small flower garden, many people don’t think past the flower colors and bloom times. 791 more words

Outagamie County Master Gardener Association

Dreaming...

this article originally appeared in the Winter 2010 edition of the Outagamie County Master Gardeners Association newsletter

by Gail Clearwater

They say winter is the time of year that gardeners dream — dream of putting in new beds, dream of trying new or unusual plants, dream of what their gardens will (or want them to) look like next year. 647 more words

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Heirloom Annuals

originally printed in the summer 2006 edition of the Outagamie County Master Gardener Association newsletter

Old Fashioned Beauties By Tammy Borden

When we hear seasoned gardeners proudly talking about their heirloom plants, they often boast about their wonderful tomatoes and vegetable varieties. 604 more words

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Hoop House on the Cheap

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Gardeners must start in February. No rule. No law. Just cause. Three months off is enough. But, but, but the last frost is May 15th so what to do. 683 more words

DIY

Light for Indoor Seed Starting

Almost every day a new seed or garden catalog arrives in the mailbox, which allows you to think beyond the snow outside your window. Many of us already have light systems in place to allow early seed starting but, if you’ve been scared away by the cost of the lights you find in catalogs, you may want to consider building your own. 384 more words

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Lacy Hearts Chinese Hydrangea Vine


Came across a very interesting, but apparently rare, new hydrangea vine – Lacy Hearts.

Lacy Hearts foliage is stunning – olive green, heart-shaped leaves that are edged in ivory. 172 more words

Gardening

Roof Top Drip Irrigation Solutions for NYC Roof Top Gardens

Due to the nature of roofs, a roof garden is built on cement or other rigid basis, which offers an extremely narrow root zone or substrate layer. 511 more words

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