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Beyond Conifers: 10 Evergreens You Should Try

Beyond Conifers: 10 Evergreens You Should Try - enjoy year-round garden greenery -

Evergreen trees aren't your only option if you want some outside color in your garden or landscape during the cold months. Here are ten evergreen plants that can also provide a splash of green onto the bare whites of winter.

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7 Houseplants for Hanging Planters

7 Houseplants for Hanging Planters - Create your own hanging garden, indoors! -

Displaying houseplants in hanging planters allows you to add greenery to higher spaces and drama to your indoor garden displays. This article discusses seven houseplants especially suited to hanging.

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How to Force Paperwhites for Winter Blooms

How to Force Paperwhites for Winter Blooms - the perfect way to cheer up a cold, dreary day -

Paperwhites are easy to force into bloom, allowing you to have fresh flowers inside when the ground is frozen and barren outside. This article takes you step-by-step through the process of growing paperwhites in the winter months.

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Vegetarian Stuffed Mushrooms

Vegetarian Stuffed Mushrooms - A vegetarian feast fresh from the garden! -

The hearty taste of the Portobello mixes with the earthy flavors of garden-fresh vegetables in this recipe for stuffed mushrooms. A dish so rich even the most avid meat-lover might not notice it's vegetarian!

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How to Plant a Shrub

How to Plant a Shrub - planting instructions -

Learn how to plant a shrub with these illustrated steps.

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Easy to Make Berry Jam

Easy to Make Berry Jam - A sweet way to preserve your summer harvest! -

Everything you need to know to create simple berry jams by canning them in a hot water bath.

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Heat and Drought Tolerant Annuals

Heat and Drought Tolerant Annuals - the best flowers for hot summer temperatures -

If you have hot, dry conditions that doesn’t mean you can’t grow beautiful and colorful plants. Take a look at these twenty annual plants that won’t wither when the temperature starts to rise, or the rains run low.

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Top 12 Small Trees & Shrubs to Attract Butterflies & Birds

Top 12 Small Trees & Shrubs to Attract Butterflies & Birds - beautiful bird and butterfly lures for gardens or containers -

Use a variety of plants and flowers to bring color and interest to your garden or containers, while also attracting some of mother nature's pollinators.

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Propagating Succulents

Propagating Succulents - how to get even more of a good thing -

You can easily propagate your succulents, saving money and allowing you to create more of your favorite plant. This article shows you how, focusing on echeveria, hens and chicks, and aloe.

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Digging and Storing Dahlia Tubers

Digging and Storing Dahlia Tubers - how to winterize your dahlias -

Dahlias are the showy superstars of the summer flower garden. By following a few simple steps, you can store the tubers of these plants over the winter to enjoy the flowers again next summer.

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