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Fall Veggies Information

It’s that time of year again when the days start to get shorter and the summer plants start to …

pink muhly grass

List of Native Grasses

Using native plants in the landscape of your home is ecologically sound and environmentally friendly. Native plants are drought, …

leyland with strap burlap

Landscape Alert - What Not to Do

There are many mistakes that well-meaning gardeners might make in their landscapes. There are a few of these mistakes …

coneflower

Pest Alert - Coneflower Diseases

Echinacea sp. or coneflowers are very popular perennial plants in gardens today. People love them for their beautiful floral …

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Pest Alert - Horseweed

Horseweed is prevalent this year. It is an annual that can germinate year-round from seed so it can be …

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