Spring Garden Tips

Harvesting Rain Water with Rain Barrels

Don't let all that rain run off the roof and down the storm sewer. Capture it with a rain barrel to use for watering ornamental gardens and containers.

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Planning a Vegetable Garden for Harvest and Preserving

Nothing beats the flavor of fresh produce, but canning, freezing and drying can help extend your enjoyment throughout the year.

Take some time to plan a garden that will provide you and your family with fresh produce and enough extra to preserve as needed or desired.

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Starting New Begonia Plants from a Leaf

Expand your houseplant collection with leaf cuttings of Rex, angel wing and other large leafed begonias.

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Big Tree - Giant Sequoia, the Earth's Most Massive Tree

Let's celebrate the beauty and majesty of trees. Each month I'll focus on a different Big Tree featured in the Davey Tree Expert Company's 2017 Calendar.

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Flower Garden Design

Get out the catalogues, colored pencils, graph and tracing paper and start planning your new flower garden.

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Cutting Back Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses add motion, sound and texture to the winter garden. Prune them back once the worst of winter weather has passed and before new growth begins.

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