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White for Fall

They used to say you’re not supposed to wear white shoes after the first of September but in the garden, white is the great ...


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It’s Your (Gardening) Thing

I don’t know the names of all of the plants in my garden. There, I said it. I’m not bragging, mind you, nor am I apologizing.


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‘Twas the night before solstice, and all through the yard Not a species was stirring, not hosta, nor chard …


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Our Russian sage (Perovskia) is full and bountiful but will not stay upright. Is there anything we can do? Is there a way to split some off when it has outgrown its space? Should it be trimmed back in fall or spring?

When is the best time to cut back hydrangeas? How far do I cut them back?

I am interested in improving fall color in my yard. What shrubs turns red beside burning bush (Euonymus alatus)?

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