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Thank you, doctor, for agreeing to see me on such short notice.” “Not at all. My pleasure. I had a cancellation and it worked …


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

I recently moved to Chicago from Houston and I miss fresh picked figs. Is there any way to grow figs in Chicago short of installing a greenhouse? Will sunny windows do? I’m desperate.

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

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