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History of the Poinsettia

History of the Poinsettia

The Poinsettia is a plant we all know and love. Although many Christmas flowers and plants are associated with the traditions of the American Christmas holiday, the Poinsettia has a somewhat surprising past.Poinsettias were known at least as far…

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Annuals to Color Up a Southern Fall and Winter

Annuals to Color Up a Southern Fall and Winter

Southern gardens can enjoy a second act with fall and winter annuals!

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Grow-it-Yourself Amaryllis Kits

Grow-it-Yourself Amaryllis Kits - dazzling winter decor -

This holiday season enjoy a living plant. You can grow a beautiful flowering houseplant from an amaryllis kit that includes all the materials necessary.

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Fall Garden Maintenance

Fall Garden Maintenance - tips for tidying your garden in autumn -

By simply following some of the below tips, your garden's transition from winter to spring will go by effortlessly.

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Planting Your Bulbs for Fall

Planting Your Bulbs for Fall - prepare for next spring -

A few hours one brisk autumn afternoon can yield months of colorful excitement in your garden next spring.

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Houseplants 101

Houseplants 101 - understanding the basics of choosing your next houseplant -

If you're a bit unsure of how to really care for houseplants, we've got you covered. The info here will help you have a lush and healthy display using easily found houseplants!

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Principles of Design in your Garden

Principles of Design in your Garden by Chrissy Guthoerl

Coming home from the garden center is exciting. You've spent time picking out a truckload of plants in various shapes and colours, you've imagined how great your garden will look after all the planting is done. But now you stand in front of a…

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Spring Tips for Your Garden

Spring Tips for Your Garden - get ready for the best of spring -

Your soil should be prepped, and planting should be done according to the zone you live in and what you want to see growing this season.

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Choosing Perennials for a Bloom-filled Summer

Choosing Perennials for a Bloom-filled Summer - bring color to your garden -

Choose a mix of perennial plants that begin blooming at different times for a continuous vibrant display all season long.

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Organizing the Garden Shed

Organizing the Garden Shed - safe & easy access -

The best ways to organize and store tools in a garden shed.

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