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December 7, 2018
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
FARGO -- We need to unmask an impostor. Before we do, I’d like to explain why I save things. In trying the minimalism trend, I reduced the...
December 7, 2018 - 10:38am
October 6, 2018
Spring is better for hydrangea pruning
Q: What's the best advice for pruning hydrangeas, as I have six very large plants. Can I trim them down this fall? — Sharon Dubois. A:...
October 6, 2018 - 8:00am
(Not necessarily) the last rose of summer
What's a good gardening topic for October? Harvesting pumpkins? Fall foliage color? Cutting back frost-killed peony tops? How about blooming...
October 6, 2018 - 8:00am
September 22, 2018
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
FARGO — What's the first thought that comes to mind if someone mentions cutting back? Fewer trips through the buffet line? Less snacking...
September 22, 2018 - 8:38am
September 15, 2018
Headline offers another chance to tout region's gardening
FARGO — Have you ever read a newspaper headline that was an eyebrow-raiser? Last week I saw such a phrase, and guess where it was? It was...
September 15, 2018 - 8:14am
September 8, 2018
Mum's the word: Fall favorite can be perennial, even up here
FARGO — What's the best part about the spritely colored potted mums sold in late summer at every national chain, hardware store and garden...
September 8, 2018 - 9:31am
Trumpet-shaped volunteer flower identified
Q: What is this growing in my planter of dahlias? — Edye Nye, North Ferrisburgh, Vt. A: What an interesting plant and flower. It's Nicandra...
September 8, 2018 - 7:32am
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Photos show improvement after maple treated for iron deficiency
Q: Our Autumn Blaze maples had iron chlorosis last year. An article you wrote prompted us to take action. We bought Medicap iron capsules made...
September 1, 2018 - 8:49am
August 25, 2018
Garden phlox will attract many visitors
One of the most common flowers in the garden is phlox. It has been used in gardens for well over a hundred years and maintains being a staple...
August 25, 2018 - 7:02am
August 18, 2018
Commentary: A weed in sheep's clothing
Q: Here's a photo of plants I've found in two different flower beds around our yard. They're pretty, but look weed-like also. Are they a friend...
August 18, 2018 - 7:13am
August 11, 2018
August watering is crucial for gardening success
Were your parents or grandparents raised during the Great Depression? My mom and dad were teenagers during the extreme drought decade of the...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
August 9, 2018
A giant flower
A giant hibiscus flower is in bloom behind some liatris as seen Wednesday in southeast Jamestown. A tropical plant, the hibiscus flower can span...
August 9, 2018 - 6:56am
August 4, 2018
Time to pause and enjoy the flowerbed view
Whew! Everyone take five. We've planted, weeded, mulched, sprayed, sprinkled, scouted for pests and have been just plain busy. Let's take a few...
August 4, 2018 - 6:45am
August 2, 2018
A colorful medley of flowers grow inside the confines of the James River Correctional Center as seen Wednesday. John M. Steiner / The Sun
August 2, 2018 - 6:51am
July 28, 2018
Commentary: There's a secret formula for selecting hydrangeas
FARGO — Remember back in high school when students would whine to the teacher, "Why do we have to memorize this? We're never going to use...
July 28, 2018 - 7:13am