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Tropical Garden Design for Colder Climates

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Text by Caleb Melchior for the May/June 2017 issue of Horticulture. Summer is coming, with its attendant patriotic gatherings, hot afternoons by a municipal pool and breathtaking electric bills, thanks to the air conditioner. For a gardener, summer also includes …

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Container Gardening Tips for Vegetable Growers

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Text by Niki Jabbour for the March/April 2019 issue of Horticulture. In her book Container Gardening Complete (Cool Springs Press, 2018), Jessica Walliser demonstrates that you can have a lot of fun—and grow a lot of food—gardening in containers.

Thorny Hedges Can Keep Deer Out

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Text by Jesse Vernon Trail for the March/April 2017 issue of Horticulture Several years ago, I lived and worked right at the border of the United States and Canada. It would be folly to attempt to cross the border at …

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