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May 5, 2018
Knowing how deeply to plant can make or break garden
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 person...
May 5, 2018 - 7:30am
Old-time rutabagas back en vogue in vegetable world
Q: Is it possible to grow rutabagas in Minnesota? We love rutabagas, but the ones in the stores are often stringy and old tasting. How do you...
May 5, 2018 - 7:05am
April 28, 2018
A beautiful garden is possible even if you don't have a yard
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 is being...
April 28, 2018 - 7:32am
Don't worry, aerial roots on orchid are normal
Q: My mom has an orchid plant that has bloomed continuously, but the plant is growing up out of the dirt, exposing the roots. The plant is so...
April 28, 2018 - 7:05am
April 27, 2018
City farms? How urban dwellers are contributing to local food systems
MOORHEAD — In the Midwest, our lives can often revolve around the growing season, even within the city's limits. Urban dwellers watch for...
April 27, 2018 - 9:16am
April 21, 2018
Here are the vegetable varieties you should plant this year
Are you an adventurous gardener or do you take the safe route? Was Calvin Coolidge in the White House the last time you switched cucumber varieties,...
April 21, 2018 - 7:15am
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
Q: l thought you'd enjoy a picture of my mother's amaryllis. She's maintained several plants for many years. They are such a unique plant and...
April 21, 2018 - 7:13am
April 15, 2018
Spring Parade of Homes features homes for families in different life stages
FARGO — This year's Spring Parade of Homes focuses on the homebuyers' stage of life — and how it affects their home's size and design....
April 15, 2018 - 9:04am
April 14, 2018
Extended winter provides extra pruning time
Mother Nature isn't getting many Facebook 'likes' for this year's spring weather pattern. But in her defense, lack of nice weather gives us more...
April 14, 2018 - 7:25am
Repot recently purchased rubber plant into slightly larger container
Q: I recently received the rubber plant in the photo and am unsure how to care for it. The six-inch diameter pot seems small and the plant is...
April 14, 2018 - 7:04am
April 8, 2018
New nonprofit Down Home turns transitional housing into a home for families
FARGO — What makes a house a home? Last October, Jake and Jenessa Fillipi considered this question with their four kids: Ellise, Adrian,...
April 8, 2018 - 9:04am
April 7, 2018
Never fear, gardeners, a late spring can still result in a successful growing season
This spring hasn't exactly been a gardener's dream come true. A snowblower and jackhammer were required to plant potatoes on Good Friday. Any...
April 7, 2018 - 7:45am
Will Braeburn apple seedling survive?
Q: When my daughter was a toddler, we placed a Braeburn apple seed in a window to see if it would grow. I honestly thought this little experiment...
April 7, 2018 - 7:10am
March 31, 2018
Happy anniversary! Celebrating five years of columns with top garden tips
When I was younger and heard senior citizens talking about time passing ever more rapidly as they aged, I figured it was the Geritol talking....
March 31, 2018 - 7:25am
How to turn your Easter lily into an outdoor perennial
Q: I've heard that you can save a potted Easter lily and plant it outside in a flowerbed. Do you know if this works? - A. Nelson, Alexandria,...
March 31, 2018 - 7:09am