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June 22, 2018
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
June provides plenty of time to ponder while weeding. Take dandelions, for example. It's commonly known they were brought to this country as...
June 22, 2018 - 12:19pm
June 16, 2018
Unusual, slimy growths on cedar identified
Q: I've attached a picture of a probable fungus growing on our cedar trees. It's like Jell-O, slimy, smells like fish when touched, is bright...
June 16, 2018 - 8:14am
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
When it was first reported that the ravenous Japanese beetle had entered North Dakota and Minnesota, and the tree-killing machine called emerald...
June 16, 2018 - 8:13am
June 9, 2018
Botanical names can help pick the right hydrangea
Q: I'm new to gardening. I planted two hydrangeas from Sam's Club (not sure of the variety) yesterday, and I'm already thinking about winter...
June 9, 2018 - 6:50am
Commentary: Taking 'work' out of yardwork
FARGO — We're all friends here, so please feel free to talk openly. How do you view yardwork? Does caring for lawn, landscape and garden...
June 9, 2018 - 6:02am
June 2, 2018
Shrub with beautiful flowers identified
Q: Do you know what kind of shrub this is? The flowers are beautiful, and the bees are enjoying the blooms. It's about five to six feet tall...
June 2, 2018 - 8:30am
Commentary: The magnificent perennial named iris
FARGO — Old names have certainly circled back into popularity, and according to recent lists, garden-related names are back in style, too,...
June 2, 2018 - 8:25am
May 26, 2018
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
FARGO — It sounds like an interesting riddle: When is a pine cone not a pine cone? The answer: When it's growing on a spruce. In last week's...
May 26, 2018 - 8:20am
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
FARGO — Have you ever struggled with a some-assembly-required item, and hours later concluded that whoever wrote the instructions obviously...
May 26, 2018 - 8:15am
May 19, 2018
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Q: We had 17 spruce transplanted a few years ago into our new lot. They are about 10 feet tall. What do all the pine cones mean? — Pamela...
May 19, 2018 - 8:51am
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Which category of gardener are you? We fall into two groups when anxiously surveying our plantings every spring to see if shrubs, perennials...
May 19, 2018 - 8:37am
May 12, 2018
Old-time gardening wisdom alive and well
Being sixty-something is a fun age. Young people think you're old and old people think you're young. You now have an excuse for wandering the...
May 12, 2018 - 6:30am
May 5, 2018
Knowing how deeply to plant can make or break garden
FARGO — I'm not one to question Mother Nature's good intentions, but have you ever wondered how she arrived at some of her rules? An uncharitable...
May 5, 2018 - 9:33am
April 28, 2018
Beautiful gardens, no yard needed
FARGO — Do you enjoy watching what's happening around town? I don't mean peering out from behind the drapes to see what quality of furniture...
April 28, 2018 - 7:58am
April 21, 2018
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
FARGO — Are you an adventurous gardener or do you take the safe route? Was Calvin Coolidge in the White House the last time you switched...
April 21, 2018 - 8:25am