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All-America Selection Vegetable Winners Add Flavor, Color and Texture to Gardens and Containers
Add color, texture and flavor to your edible and ornamental gardens with a few of the 2017 National All-America Selections winners.
Caring for Mother's Day Bouquets
Extend the beauty and enjoyment of this year’s Mother’s Day bouquet. A few extra minutes spent caring for cut flowers can add days to your enjoyment.
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Celebrate Mother's Day in a Public Garden
Celebrate Mother’s Day and National Public Gardens Day with a visit to your favorite public garden or arboretum.
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Creating a Pest Management Calendar
Is your mailbox filling with next year's calendars? Put them to use managing pests in the garden.
Webby tents can often be seen on the tips of tree branches in fall. Apples, willows, birch, and ash are just a few of the more than 100 species that can be infested. These webby tents are the home to the fall webworm.
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As you drive through your community in late summer or fall you may spot webby nests in the branches of apple, ash, birch, cherry, sycamore, walnut and willow. These are the home of the North American native fall webworm.
Holes in Cabbage, Broccoli and Kale Leaves
Have you noticed those beautiful white butterflies flitting across your garden? Lovely to look at, but what they leave behind is a problem for gardeners.
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Managing Apple Pests
As you harvest apples you may notice a few less-than-perfect fruit. Fortunately, most can be salvaged and used for sauces, juices and other purposes.
Organic Pest Control Products
Consider organic pest products when you need to manage weeds, insects and diseases in the garden.
Plant a Tree for Mother's Day
Give mom the gift that keeps giving for generations to come – a tree. And don't worry if there is no room in your backyard – donate a tree to your local botanical garden, community or American Forest.
Preventative Pest Control on Trees and Shrubs
Walk off the stress and calories of winter with a bit of preventative plant care.
Reviving Wilted Cut Roses
Nothing says Happy Valentine’s Day like a fresh bouquet of roses. And nothing is more disappointing than when the necks of those roses wilt and ruin the display.
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