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What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
James River Aerie to host party
Nauta speaks at Lions meeting
Bowerman speaks on SCDRC at Rotary
Lions Club gives Senyoni ‘Green Card’
Community calendar of events for Feb. 20, 2018
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Home and Garden
February 17, 2018
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Q: My variegated rubber plant loses its lower leaves and just when I'm ready to throw it away, gorgeous pink leaves open on every stem during this cold, cold Fargo weather. Is there any way to keep those lower leaves from falling off? — Mary Jo McClellan, Fargo. A: Knowing a...
February 17, 2018 - 10:28am
Garden: Willows can add great accents
Trees are often referenced through very descriptive adjectives such as “the mighty oak,” “the majestic redwood,” “the sturdy elm”...
February 17, 2018 - 7:48am
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
In a recent column about long-lived houseplants, I invited readers to share stories about their own older-than-average plants. Houseplants become...
February 17, 2018 - 7:21am
February 10, 2018
Adding flair to cash-and-carry Valentine flowers
FARGO — Diamonds are high-priced and chocolates add calories. That's why flowers and Valentine's Day go together like Martha Stewart and...
February 10, 2018 - 11:05am
Neglected orchid blooms unexpectedly
Q: I don't have a question, but I have to share this with someone and since you know plants, it is you. Last year for Valentine's Day I received...
February 10, 2018 - 7:45am
Garden: Grow a tree indoors with figs
When we enter shopping malls or indoor office buildings with bright skylights and windows, we oftentimes encounter indoor plants of various sizes....
February 10, 2018 - 7:12am
February 6, 2018
Organization professional practicing what she preaches
SEATTLE — When we called Melissa Schmalenberger, she was drinking a cup of tea, wrapped in a cozy blanket while gazing at the Seattle skyline...
February 6, 2018 - 9:45am
February 4, 2018
Persian quilt design is having a moment in the U.S. - and not just on beds
In recent months, several decorating books have been published that examine the interiors of some of the world's most enviable stylemakers. Many...
February 4, 2018 - 10:33am
February 3, 2018
How to grow your own champion tree
Wheaties might be the breakfast of champions, but it's hardly the secret formula behind our region's champion trees. Recent news reports have...
February 3, 2018 - 10:48am
Hardwood adds richness to many things
It always amazes me how much of the things around us we tend to take for granted. There are so many products around us that originated in nature...
February 3, 2018 - 7:13am
January 28, 2018
10 home design trends to watch in 2018
The home remodeling and design platform Houzz recently released its top 10 home-design-trend predictions for the new year. The site's forecast,...
January 28, 2018 - 9:10am
January 27, 2018
Peace lily problems often soil or water-related
Q: I inherited a 10-year-old peace lily from my grandma when she passed away. I've transplanted it into a larger pot three times in the past seven years, but it's declining. Is there anything I can do? — Benay Knaany, Pittsburgh, Penn. A: The photo shows your peace lily leaves...
January 27, 2018 - 9:15am
Start thinking about the heat of summer
This is the time of the year to start thinking about what plants you want to grow in the garden and which ones need to be started early inside...
January 27, 2018 - 9:03am
Seed catalogs spark mid-winter gardening excitement
FARGO — It's the moment we've all been waiting for. No, it's not an announcement from Publishers Clearinghouse Sweepstakes. It's the arrival...
January 27, 2018 - 9:00am
January 21, 2018
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
It's Season 4, Episode 11 of HGTV's smash hit, "Fixer Upper," and Joanna Gaines is walking her husband, Chip, through her vision to transform...
January 21, 2018 - 10:46am