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September 19, 2018
A blend of tomatoes, soffritto and red wine is strained to make sauce. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
September 19, 2018 - 7:42am
September 2, 2018
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist.
Some things stand the test of time
September 2, 2018 - 7:27am
June 3, 2018
Jessie Veeder's daughter helps out in the garden. Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service
Gardening season revives friendly father-daughter rivalry
June 3, 2018 - 6:53am
May 12, 2018
Pinching out the centers of clematis vines doubles the growth as shown by the new sprouts. David Samson / Forum News Service
Old-time gardening wisdom alive and well
May 12, 2018 - 6:30am
When selecting a grass seed, look for one with Kentucky bluegrass, the species best adapted to northern climates. Special to Forum News Service
How to pick the best-suited grass seed
May 12, 2018 - 6:03am
April 21, 2018
A reader shared tips for successfully caring for amaryllis for many years. Special to Forum News Service
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
April 21, 2018 - 7:05am
March 31, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The ForumMichael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Celebrating five years of columns with top garden tips
March 31, 2018 - 8:45am
March 24, 2018
You can prevent powdery mildew disease by avoiding overhead sprinkling and watering in the morning, rather than evening. Forum News Service file photo
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
March 24, 2018 - 8:31am
Combination houseplant gardens are best separated into individual plants for long-term survival. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
March 24, 2018 - 6:25am
March 18, 2018
Tammy Swift, columnist
Staging your home not as easy as you think
March 18, 2018 - 6:31am
March 10, 2018
Although cuttings like these coleus can root in water, they produce a better root system in a mixture of sand and peatmoss. David Samson / Forum News Service
Cuttings develop healthier roots in media versus water
March 10, 2018 - 8:32am
February 25, 2018
Bedroom and living space at Chris Diversion's home in Fargo that will be featured on the Spring Parade of Homes. David Samson / Forum News Service
'Energy-efficient' sunlight: How LEDs allow homeowners flexibility in their homes
February 25, 2018 - 1:58pm
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
February 10, 2018
A reader submitted this photo of her neglected orchid plant that bloomed unexpectedly. Special to Forum News Service
Neglected orchid blooms unexpectedly
February 10, 2018 - 7:45am
January 14, 2018
Seth and Nicole Holden Seth built a 500-square-feet addition to their north Fargo home and did the work themselves. David Samson / Forum News Service
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
January 14, 2018 - 10:00am