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June 23, 2019
A typical Mandevilla plant found in gardens. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
June 23, 2019 - 7:00am
May 18, 2019
An example of an incorrect way to mulch a tree. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: How much mulch is too much mulch?
May 18, 2019 - 2:00am
May 13, 2019
A girdled apple tree, damaged by mice or voles, which eat the bark. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
As the Master Gardener: Don't mouse around with rodent tree damage
May 13, 2019 - 11:00am
May 4, 2019
Asiatic lilies grown in the Brainerd area. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: The best practices when it comes to lawn fertilizer
May 4, 2019 - 7:00am
April 29, 2019
Photo by Mark Knutson of "Foxi" rose.
Ask the Master Gardener: Don't be hasty when it comes to planting annuals
April 29, 2019 - 4:00pm
March 31, 2019
There have been many complaints this year about deer devouring landscape plants they haven’t bothered in the past. Deer can cause severe damage to plants and when they are starving. Forum News Service file photo
Ask the Master Gardener: Closing the plant buffet on deer
March 31, 2019 - 9:00am
March 3, 2019
Bromeliads are tropical plants in the pineapple family. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: Bromeliads can add a splash of color during winter
March 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
A rosary made of the seeds of the Job's Tears plant. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: How to grow a crop of Job's Tears
February 3, 2019 - 9:00am
December 30, 2018
A Christmas cactus. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: Tips for tending to your holiday cacti
December 30, 2018 - 9:00am
December 2, 2018
The poinsettia plant is not toxic when eaten. Photo / Dave Boran
Ask the Master Gardener: These Christmas plants are not meant for human consumption
December 2, 2018 - 11:00am
September 29, 2018
This year is shaping up as a banner year for acorns. Photo by Jennifer Knutson / U of M Extension Master Gardener
Ask the Master Gardener: Acorns aplenty this fall
September 29, 2018 - 11:00am
Deadheading perennials tidies up the plants by getting rid of spent flowers. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: Deadhead perennials to help them bloom longer
July 29, 2018 - 5:00am
June 30, 2018
Rose chafers can wreak havoc on flowering plants. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: Battling a rose chafer invasion on flowers
June 30, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 3, 2018
Photo of an apple tree.
Ask the Master Gardener: Caring for your apple trees
June 3, 2018 - 11:00am
April 1, 2018
Horseradish plant.
Ask the Master Gardener: Horseradish leaves - safe to eat in moderation
April 1, 2018 - 8:00am
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