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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?

Will a trumpet vine growing on a tree harm it?

I am going to be planting five dwarf fruit trees; two ‘Bartlett’ pears, one ‘Cresthaven’ peach, and two ‘Honeycrisp’ apples. Could you give me some feedback on them?

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