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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
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
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 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
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
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
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Hans and Kyleigh Grafstrom were recently married and just had a baby when they decided to buy a house. Not just any house, though; they wanted...
January 21, 2018 - 10:39am
January 20, 2018
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Q: I've included a photo of the gorgeous amaryllis bulb I purchased from Baker Garden and Gift, Fargo, last November. It's had three flower stalks...
January 20, 2018 - 9:33am
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
The average lifespan of houseplants is difficult to determine because their birth and death dates are seldom recorded in plant obituaries. Longevity...
January 20, 2018 - 9:03am
January 14, 2018
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
FARGO — Standing in the bright, spacious kitchen of Seth and Nicole Holden's north Fargo home, it's hard not to admire the gleaming quartz...
January 14, 2018 - 10:00am
January 13, 2018
Epsom salts can worsen tomato problem
Q: Can you settle a tomato disagreement? My neighbor says adding Epsom salts to the soil prevents the black rot that frequently happens on the...
January 13, 2018 - 7:05am
January 9, 2018
What does winter taste like?
FARGO — As we settle into the post-holiday season, it's time to take a long look at winter. The big question this time of the year —...
January 9, 2018 - 10:30am
January 7, 2018
Purple reign: Speculation on what the Color of 2018 symbolizes
FARGO — Last month, Pantone Color Institute announced "Ultra Violet" as the Color of 2018. It's "a dramatically provocative and thoughtful"...
January 7, 2018 - 10:15am