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February 24, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
February 24, 2018 - 8:22am
February 17, 2018
Maryanne Cox has named their 55-year-old corn plant "Beauty." Special to Forum News Service
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
February 17, 2018 - 7:21am
December 23, 2017
Research show working with plants improves people’s health and happiness. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Research shows gardening makes us happier and healthier
December 23, 2017 - 9:05am
October 21, 2017
Leaves can be mulched into the lawn instead of raking. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
October 21, 2017 - 8:30am
August 26, 2017
Fall planting offers many advantages over waiting for spring. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
10 reasons to plant this fall
August 26, 2017 - 9:01am
August 5, 2017
Many old-time gardening tips remain relevant today such as information in this gardening book published over 80 years ago. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Old yard and garden advice still valuable
August 5, 2017 - 7:44am
July 29, 2017
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
GROWING TOGETHER: When to harvest mid-summer garden produce
July 29, 2017 - 7:15am
July 22, 2017
Annual flowers continue to bloom all summer if kept well fertilized and groomed. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
July 22, 2017 - 9:34am
June 17, 2017
Spraying to prevent damage from apple maggots, the region's most serious insect pest, should begin about June 20.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: A healthy apple harvest starts with June care
June 17, 2017 - 9:21am
June 10, 2017
June is a busy month in the vegetable garden. David Samson / Forum News Service
A June to-do list for your garden
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am
May 20, 2017
Search plant tags for key information like hardiness zone, cold tolerance and botanical name.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
May 20, 2017 - 10:29am
May 13, 2017
SunPatens like these at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouses, Fargo, grow in sun, part sun or shade. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
19 interesting plants you might want to try in your garden this year
May 13, 2017 - 9:33am
April 22, 2017
Well-adapted apple varieties vary in fruit size, flavor, sweetness and ripening date such as these Honeycrisp.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
April 22, 2017 - 9:13am
April 15, 2017
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Growing Together: Fun facts about Easter lilies
April 15, 2017 - 9:29am
April 8, 2017
Locally owned garden centers like Baker Garden and Gift, Fargo, provide new gardeners with information and material necessary for best success. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Growing Together: Advice for new gardeners
April 8, 2017 - 7:31am
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