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If it weren’t for the holiday season, we probably would have legislated the month of December out of existence long ago.


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What causes black spots on my orchid leaves?

Would it help to apply a starter fertilizer on a poor green lawn in December? Will it give it a head start for spring? It hasn’t been reseeded.

Besides mums, what are a few other plants you would recommend for containers for fall color?

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