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September 15, 2018
Headline offers another chance to tout region's gardening
FARGO — Have you ever read a newspaper headline that was an eyebrow-raiser? Last week I saw such a phrase, and guess where it was? It was...
September 15, 2018 - 8:14am
Berries identified as edible, a rosebush hasn't ever bloomed and more
Q: Do you know what these berries are? Are they good for jelly, or should I leave them alone? They were on large shrubs or trees about 12 feet...
September 15, 2018 - 7:56am
September 8, 2018
Trumpet-shaped volunteer flower identified
Q: What is this growing in my planter of dahlias? — Edye Nye, North Ferrisburgh, Vt. A: What an interesting plant and flower. It's Nicandra...
September 8, 2018 - 7:32am
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Photos show improvement after maple treated for iron deficiency
Q: Our Autumn Blaze maples had iron chlorosis last year. An article you wrote prompted us to take action. We bought Medicap iron capsules made...
September 1, 2018 - 8:49am
August 25, 2018
Gardener successfully attracts monarchs with milkweed
Q: I just had to report that after planting milkweed two years ago, it has successfully attracted at least three monarch caterpillars this summer....
August 25, 2018 - 6:54am
August 18, 2018
Commentary: Harvesting late summer crops
FARGO — Have you ever tried leaving for a summer vacation with someone who enjoys vegetable gardening? While everyone else is busy packing...
August 18, 2018 - 7:15am
Commentary: A weed in sheep's clothing
Q: Here's a photo of plants I've found in two different flower beds around our yard. They're pretty, but look weed-like also. Are they a friend...
August 18, 2018 - 7:13am
August 11, 2018
Black walnut tree could provide excellent fudge
Q: I'm trying to identify the tree in the photo. I've been told that the nuts are not edible. Can you help? — Scott Bundy
August 11, 2018 - 6:00am
August 4, 2018
Commentary: Berry mystery unraveled
Q: What kind of berry is this? It's in the tree row with our chokecherries. It tastes like a chokecherry but is much sweeter. — Sharon...
August 4, 2018 - 8:06am
August 3, 2018
Garden program offered Aug. 14 at Brainerd Public Library
"Outwitting Peter Rabbit and Bambi" will be presented by Master Gardener JoAnn Weaver at noon Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the Brainerd Public Library. Rabbits and deer can be a nuisance and they often cause significant loss in a yard and/or garden. The presentation will offer information...
August 3, 2018 - 10:24pm
July 28, 2018
Commentary: Nipping a birch problem in the bud
Q: Our 10-year-old birch tree has a smaller trunk coming out of the main clump. When would be the best time to remove it, and should it be sealed...
July 28, 2018 - 7:26am
July 21, 2018
Baxter woman turns 103, goes fishing
BAXTER—Helen Woods recently turned 103 years old. And to celebrate her birthday, the Baxter resident did what anyone in the Brainerd lakes...
July 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
Powdery mildew on peonies a common problem
Q: My peonies have powdery mildew and I'm wondering what I can do to get rid of it. What causes this? I'm planning to divide them this fall but...
July 21, 2018 - 6:03am
July 18, 2018
Festival of Tables is July 26 - Lunch reservations needed by July 19
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its annual Festival of Tables event from 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, July 26, at the Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. Club members have created unique and lively themed garden tables for display. It is open to the public, free of charge to...
July 18, 2018 - 8:30am
Reader Opinion: Being resilient
This summer's weather prompted me to purchase a load of black dirt, some fertilizer and some grass seed. We have several spots in our yard needing fill and re-seeding for various reasons. I even rented a small front end skid loader to make the dirt distribution a little easier. It's...
July 18, 2018 - 2:30am