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What is the largest tree that one can plant? We are trying to replace some 7- to 8-foot trees that were recently destroyed.

I am sick of slugs. Perhaps if I knew their life cycle I could get rid of them. Where do they go over winter? Where do they come from? What is the best way to get rid of them?

My lilac had a grayish blight on the leaves this summer. What caused this and how can I prevent it?

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