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May 18, 2019
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Fielding Questions: Overwintered dipladenia, bleeding birch, covering grass seed and more
May 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
May 4, 2019
A reader wonders if this plant might be purple loosestrife or lythrum, a noxious plant, but Don Kinzler believes this is instead a member of the mint family. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Identifying a non-noxious plant, sod vs. seed and fertilizing tips
May 4, 2019 - 12:30pm
April 6, 2019
The pruning of deciduous trees and shrubs is best done while they are still dormant, before they begin to leaf out. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Your April yard and garden checklist
April 6, 2019 - 7:00am
March 20, 2019
A reader asks Don if this geranium should be cut down again in March. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Cutting back geraniums, a rough year for rabbit damage on trees and moving rhubarb
March 20, 2019 - 11:37am
March 9, 2019
Colorful flowers have been spray painted on mountain of snow that resembles The Grand Teton Range as seen Thursday in southwest Jamestown. Sooner or later spring flowers will emerge again. John M. Steiner / The Sun
The art of two seasons
March 9, 2019 - 7:00am
March 7, 2019
Seed-starting mix, heat mats and covered trays help seeds get off to a rapid, healthy start. David Samson / The Forum
Growing Together: The easiest flowers and vegetables to start indoors from seed
March 7, 2019 - 1:06pm
March 1, 2019
A reader was recently surprised to see their wax ivy and vinca vine were blooming. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Surprise blooms, best insect control for houseplants and quackgrass in asparagus
March 1, 2019 - 2:56pm
February 20, 2019
A reader wonders if they can plan these blooming tulip bulbs in a pot. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Can tulip bulbs be replanted in a pot, trying out a new hydrangea and more
February 20, 2019 - 3:15pm
February 8, 2019
Sweet peas. Wikimedia Commons / Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Growing sweet peas, holiday cactus dropping stem pads and more
February 8, 2019 - 3:06pm
January 10, 2019
Wave Carmine Velour petunia. All-America Selections / Special to The Forum
Growing Together: And the winner is... All-America Selections names top vegetables and flowers for 2019
January 10, 2019 - 3:17pm
January 3, 2019
Sharon Kuttler was recently surprising to find blossoms on her jade plant. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: A blooming jade plant, caring for potted lavender and starting geraniums from seed
January 3, 2019 - 11:29am
December 28, 2018
A reader asks what he can do about damage to the trunk of this apple tree that was caused by a pesky red squirrel. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Squirrel-damaged tree has uphill battle to recovery and Christmas cactus just won't bloom anymore
December 28, 2018 - 2:08pm
December 27, 2018
Roses were America's most widely planted flower in 2018. Forum file photo
Growing Together: 2018 lawn and garden year in review
December 27, 2018 - 1:39pm
December 21, 2018
A red amaryllis flower. Getty Images / Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Amaryllis care, water types for houseplants and more
December 21, 2018 - 11:13am
December 7, 2018
Distinguishing between a Christmas and Thanksgiving cactus is easy if you know what features to look for. David Samson / The Forum
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
December 7, 2018 - 10:38am
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