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July 15, 2017
Lawn grass goes dormant during extended dry periods, but a small amount of moisture is eventually needed to keep crowns alive. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Pulling yard and garden through dry times
July 15, 2017 - 9:17am
The circular cutouts on these rose bush leaves are made by leafcutter bees, which use them for nesting material. Special to Forum News Service
Leaf cut-outs from beneficial insect won't harm rosebush
July 15, 2017 - 8:01am
July 8, 2017
Japanese Beetles, which are smaller than a dime, have recently been found in our area. They can causse devastation to a wide variety of ornamentals and food crops. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Growing Together: Our help is needed to stem Japanese beetle attack
July 8, 2017 - 10:23am
July 2, 2017
Pauline and George Economon's backyard features a babbling brook. Cody Rogness / Forum News Serviceplay button
Couple enjoys their backyard oasis featuring creek, kitchen
July 2, 2017 - 9:02am
June 24, 2017
Autumn Blaze maple often struggles in heavy alkaline clay soil.
Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
What's causing all the tree troubles?
June 24, 2017 - 7:08am
June 17, 2017
Spraying to prevent damage from apple maggots, the region's most serious insect pest, should begin about June 20.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: A healthy apple harvest starts with June care
June 17, 2017 - 9:21am
June 10, 2017
June is a busy month in the vegetable garden. David Samson / Forum News Service
A June to-do list for your garden
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am
June 3, 2017
Water perennial and annual flowers after planting and monitor watering closely until they root in.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Taking the guesswork out of yard and garden watering
June 3, 2017 - 9:47am
May 27, 2017
Bleeding heart remains a long lived old-fashioned favorite plant. David Samson / Forum News Service
Perennial Favorites: New varieties of our favorite plants
May 27, 2017 - 6:38am
May 20, 2017
Planted specifically for pollinators, this pocket prairie flourishes. Special to The Forum.
Back to our roots: Pocket prairies serve horticultural and history
May 20, 2017 - 12:39pm
Search plant tags for key information like hardiness zone, cold tolerance and botanical name.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
May 20, 2017 - 10:29am
May 13, 2017
SunPatens like these at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouses, Fargo, grow in sun, part sun or shade. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
19 interesting plants you might want to try in your garden this year
May 13, 2017 - 9:33am
May 6, 2017
Tomatoes are America's most popular homegrown vegetable. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Here's how you can get tomatoes off to a fast start
May 6, 2017 - 6:11am
April 22, 2017
Well-adapted apple varieties vary in fruit size, flavor, sweetness and ripening date such as these Honeycrisp.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
April 22, 2017 - 9:13am
April 14, 2017
A bee gather nectar from a zinnia in one of the flower gardens at Glensheen Mansion Tuesday morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Spring Gardening Extravaganza offers two sessions on eco-friendly, edible landscapes
April 14, 2017 - 7:21pm
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