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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
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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
April 8, 2017
Locally owned garden centers like Baker Garden and Gift, Fargo, provide new gardeners with information and material necessary for best success. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Growing Together: Advice for new gardeners
April 8, 2017 - 7:31am
April 1, 2017
Lawn owners who opt for fewer chemicals can follow recommended guidelines for healthy lawns.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Options for healthy lawns with fewer chemicals
April 1, 2017 - 10:18am
March 25, 2017
Following recommended dates for yard tasks improves gardening success. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Planning the spring garden calendar
March 25, 2017 - 8:13am
March 18, 2017
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Fielding Questions: What causes cucumber fruits to curl?
March 18, 2017 - 8:49am
Preen prevents many types of weed seeds from germinating in flower beds. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Better yards and gardens with less work
March 18, 2017 - 7:52am
March 12, 2017
SNAP=Ed nutrition educator Samantha Barron and Jodi Perry of the Pine River Area Food Shelf show just some of the seeds that will be available at the new Pine River seed library. Travis Grimler / Forum News Service
At this central Minn. library, they're checking out seeds as well as books
March 12, 2017 - 10:00am
March 11, 2017
Staking newly planted trees keeps them stable until the tree’s roots have grown outward enough to keep the tree secure. Remove the stakes from most trees after one growing season, because tree trunks become stronger if allowed to sway in the breeze. Special to The Forum
How long should spruce trees be staked?
March 11, 2017 - 8:10am
March 4, 2017
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Fielding Questions: Helping a split crabapple tree
March 4, 2017 - 9:40am
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