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I have some cacti growing indoors that are flopping over as they grow taller (8-10″). I have been propping them up with wooden skewers but…Learn More
Salt Tolerant Boulevard Garden
How do I begin selecting plants for a garden along the street? Any advice you have is greatly appreciated.Learn More
I heard on the weather, that the next three months will be warm.. into October, how do you think that will affect our perenials?Learn More
We had lots of snow burn on our arborvitae last year. We didn’t know we should have covered them. What can we do to prevent…Learn More
Neonicotinoids and Bees
Hi! I understand several Twin Cities garden stores (including Bachman’s and Gerten’s) are no longer stocking plants that have been treated with neonicotinoids, as these…Learn More
Time to Plant
Is it safe to plant ornamental grasses now–October 18? How late can into the Fall can Gro-low fragrant sumac be planted? Thank you.Learn More
Hydrangea – poor blooming
My ‘Quick Fire’ Hydrangea bloomed very poorly this year. It had many flower buds but only a few in each cluster bloomed. It gets about…Learn More
Is it OK to cut back roses in the fall?
My roses are bloomed out and just kinda messy. Is it too early to cut them back aggressively for winter? —GuyLearn More
When is the best time to spray my lawn for crabgrass?? —JerryLearn More