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January 16, 2020

Ramps (Allium tricoccum), otherwise known as wild leeks, are native perennial wildflowers commonly...

January 8, 2020

Trees are often considered the backbone of the yard, giving the landscape structure, height,...

January 7, 2020

Growing tomatoes in containers is a great option for anyone who doesn’t have a place for an in-...

January 3, 2020

“Are we making pesto today?” is now a question commonly heard at the Boys & Girls Club of...

December 30, 2019

Planting over a septic leach field (drain field) is possible if it is done with care. If you have...

December 12, 2019

Successfully growing ferns indoors is all about choosing the right species. Some ferns are...

December 4, 2019

If you pay attention to trends, you have probably noticed that foliage houseplants have enjoyed a...

November 26, 2019

Most holiday decorations, such as wreaths, swags and centerpieces, can be created with natural...

November 21, 2019

As the holiday season approaches, you might be thinking about getting a Christmas tree. Typically,...

November 14, 2019

Once the leaves have dropped, a native shrub called winterberry (Ilex verticillata) becomes...

November 6, 2019

Black walnut (Juglans nigra) is considered one of the most valuable trees native to North America....

November 6, 2019

One thing Bob Richer wants to stress is that he has always been a teacher. He worked as a teacher...

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