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  1. Get Organized- Start Your Own Garden Journal!

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    Our busy lives have us so disconnected from the seasonal cycles that we’re always playing catch up, and that can be exhausting!

    That’s why having a plan and writing things down are so important! Writing your thoughts, plans and ideas down is

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  2. The Newest Plants Hitting The Market in 2023!

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    Pick a winner! Attention all plant fanatics! Every year there are scores of new plants hitting the market! And 2023 isn’t any different!

    Maybe you have seen or read about some of these new favorites? Trade publications and local growers may b

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  3. Dividing Clematis

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    Big unearthly blooms, unique color and form, and elegant climbing tendrils, Clematis have captured our hearts with their stunning beauty since they

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  4. Baby Weeds Are Better Than Big Weeds!

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    “Plant, and your spouse plants with you; weed, and you weed alone!”

    Jean-Jacques Rousseau

    The planting process is basically the same - whether for Shrubs and Trees, or Perennials or Tomato pla

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  5. Free Pest Control - Attracting Praying Mantis!

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    Alien-looking, long, slender bugs with ever-watching eyes, the Praying Mantis is a truly unique and absolutely voracious beneficial

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  6. Top 5 Best Smelling Perennials For Your Home

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    "Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same." - Helen Keller

    Walk outside and take a deep breath. What is it you smell? Is it a petrichor after rain, a freshly

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  7. Common Lawn Weeds & How To Control Them Part 2

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    “Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.” - A.A. Milne

    Weeds really love the comfy environment that our manicured lawns provide! After all, these rugged, adventitious plants have hard-earned their place after generations of sur

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  8. Common Lawn Weeds & How to Control Them

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    A weed is a plant that has mastered every s

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  9. The Wonderful Dwarf Bush Honeysuckle (Diervilla)

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    Tired of mowing dangerous hillsides? Maybe you have an area too shady for grass to grow. Is your lake property in need of some bank stabilization

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  10. The Importance of Renewal Pruning

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    Renewal pruning is the absolute best way to rejuvenate older, overgrown shrubs, and also the best tool for maintaining healthy shrubs! This version of a plant ‘buzz cut’ is a much-needed refresher and a very important chore for maintaining and revitalizing a t

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