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August 21, 2019

A Japanese maple (Acer palmatum) is one of the statelier plants that can be used in the garden....

August 14, 2019

Milkweed is most often thought of as the home and food source of monarch butterfly larvae. However...

August 13, 2019

If you notice a vine which seems to spring up overnight, climbing shrubs and trees, the first...

August 12, 2019

Squash bugs (Anasa tristis) are one of the most common insect pests found on squash and pumpkins in...

August 5, 2019

Electric cookers, also known as instant pots or multi-cookers, are used for slow-cooking, searing,...

July 29, 2019

This summer seems to be a remarkable year for oriental beetles, Asiatic garden beetles, and...

July 24, 2019

Glossy buckthorn (Frangula alnus) is native to Eurasia. When it was initially introduced it was...

July 19, 2019

Based on what we hear at the UNH Extension Infoline, many home gardeners are interested in having...

July 12, 2019

Deadheading is a task that most gardeners are aware of, and some, like myself, greatly enjoy. While...

July 3, 2019

In decades past, recommendations were often made to apply tree paint to wounds. The idea was that...

July 2, 2019

After extended periods of wet weather, gardeners may be startled to find amorphous clumps of slime...

June 27, 2019

Like any other cultivated garden plant, weeds have preferred growing conditions, some of which are...

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