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November 18, 2017
AeroGarden Indoor Garden, $70 to $300. 
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Great Christmas gifts for gardeners available online
November 18, 2017 - 8:00am
November 11, 2017
Most houseplants like these from Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse are native to tropical regions. David Samson / Forum News Service
How to keep houseplants pest-free
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
November 4, 2017
Cacti and succulents like these from baker Garden and Gift are low-maintenance houseplants.  David Samson / Forum News Service
Satisfy the gardening itch with indoor projects
November 4, 2017 - 8:41am
October 28, 2017
Today’s quiz answers the question whether freshly dug carrots and potatoes are better washed or unwashed for winter storage. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: It's garden quiz time!
October 28, 2017 - 8:00am
October 14, 2017
A well-sharpened narrow-bladed hoe glides easily through tiny weeds.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
More on winning the war on weeds
October 14, 2017 - 9:01am
September 30, 2017
Weeds needn’t diminish gardening enjoyment if we view them as a challenge to be conquered. Michael Vosburg / Forum Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: How you can win the war on weeds
September 30, 2017 - 8:00am
September 23, 2017
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
September 23, 2017 - 10:38am
September 16, 2017
Apple trees average five years from the date of planting, depending on type.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
September 16, 2017 - 8:08am
September 2, 2017
Power raking or core aeration is beneficial if the undecomposed thatch layer is more than one half inch thick. This grass plug shows very little thatch accumulation. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Prime lawn care season begins Labor Day
September 2, 2017 - 8:01am
August 26, 2017
Fall planting offers many advantages over waiting for spring. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
10 reasons to plant this fall
August 26, 2017 - 9:01am
August 20, 2017
Glensheen head gardener Emily Ford in one of the estate’s gardens. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
'This is my wheelhouse': Emily Ford combines history, science and design in her role as Glensheen Mansion’s head gardener
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 19, 2017
Indian Summer rudbeckia is a tall annual easily started indoor from seed. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
As summer winds down, start planning for next year's garden
August 19, 2017 - 7:01am
August 18, 2017
Marcie Kalenda sits in her shade garden patio surrounded by yard art pieces. The yard looks like a small park, complete with shade gardens under trees in the front yard and a quiet little patio surrounded by pink petunias. (Jamie Lund / Forum News Service)
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
August 18, 2017 - 11:37pm
August 12, 2017
iris flower with rain drops on the petals
GROWING TOGETHER: Translating quirky gardening terms into English
August 12, 2017 - 7:00am
August 5, 2017
Many old-time gardening tips remain relevant today such as information in this gardening book published over 80 years ago. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Old yard and garden advice still valuable
August 5, 2017 - 7:44am