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August 11, 2018
What to do with all those peak summer tomatoes, from tiny cherries to giant heirlooms.  Photo by Tom McCorkle for The Washington Post. Food styling by The Washington Post's Amanda Soto.
What to do with all those peak summer tomatoes, from tiny cherries to giant heirlooms
August 11, 2018 - 9:15am
Don Kinzler identifies this tree as a black walnut. Submitted photo
Black walnut tree could provide excellent fudge
August 11, 2018 - 6:00am
August 4, 2018
A pink water lily shows its true colors in the middle of a pond on July 21. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Water lilies add new element to the garden
August 4, 2018 - 7:07am
The large spacious gardens at the James River Correctional Center are maintained by just a few inmates. The fresh vegetables are primarily donated to the Community Action Food Pantry. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Garden grows: JRCC inmates expand garden program
August 4, 2018 - 6:48am
July 30, 2018
Kimmberly and Don Rust’s yard at 418 4th Ave. NE has been selected as the ninth Yard of the Week for 2018 by the Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce City Beautification Committee.
Yard of the week
July 30, 2018 - 6:48am
July 28, 2018
A reader in Breckenridge, Minn., wonders when he should remove this smaller trunk coming out of a 10-year-old birch tree. Special to Forum News Service
Commentary: Nipping a birch problem in the bud
July 28, 2018 - 7:26am
July 21, 2018
Flower arrangements from the garden can be fun and unique. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Bring some of the garden indoors
July 21, 2018 - 7:09am
Powdery mildew is a disease that causes a grayish-white coating on the foliage of peonies, lilacs, zinnias, roses, vine crops and many other plants. Submitted photo
Powdery mildew on peonies a common problem
July 21, 2018 - 6:03am
July 14, 2018
If squash are planed next to ornamental gourds, will cross-pollination affect the squash’s flavor? Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Commentary: It's gardening quiz time!
July 14, 2018 - 7:52am
July 7, 2018
NDSU’s Prairie Expedition Elm is among the elm tree cultivars that’s resistant to Dutch elm disease. Special to Forum News Service
Prairie Expedition Elm a disease-resistant, NDSU variety
July 7, 2018 - 7:25am
June 30, 2018
Nicole Welsch asks if this dipladenia plant, which wintered indoors, needs something else to bloom again. Special to Forum News Service
Overwintered dipladenia should bloom soon
June 30, 2018 - 7:48am
June 22, 2018
Plum pockets, caused by the Taphrina fungus, led to this young plum tree developing deformed fruits. Special to Forum News Service
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
June 22, 2018 - 12:21pm
In late June, after soil has warmed, mulch tomato plants to conserve moisture, control weeds and prevent blossom end rot. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
June 22, 2018 - 12:19pm
June 16, 2018
The odd-looking growths on this cedar are the spore-producing bodies from a fungal disease called cedar apple rust. Submitted photo
Unusual, slimy growths on cedar identified
June 16, 2018 - 8:14am
A Japanese beetle on a leaf. Thinkstock photo
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
June 16, 2018 - 8:13am
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