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Must I mulch my garden and, if so, when is the best time to apply it? What are the best materials to use?

What are your three favorite “all-but-forgotten” perennials that every garden should include? Why do you like them?

What ratio and amounts of fertilizer would you use for a perennial bed and a vegetable garden? For growing annuals in a greenhouse, should the fertilizer be fast or slow-release, organic or inorganic?

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