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Tomato Seedlings May. 27, 2020

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Q: I bought a wisteria vine from a mail order catalog. When it arrived, it was about as thick as a p... Read More

Healthy Ponds May. 20, 2020

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Question: How much water should I circulate in my water garden? I read conflicting reports saying to... Read More

Potted Vegetables May. 06, 2020

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Q: I saw a hashtag of #stayhomeandgarden, and I thought it was a great idea, but I have a very small... Read More

Lawn Aeration Apr. 29, 2020

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Q: I had a remodeling project going on in the back of my house just before the government put limits... Read More

Transplanting Trees Apr. 22, 2020

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Q: I just moved into a new home, and there are some small trees that I think will grow too large too... Read More

Seasonal Grass Apr. 15, 2020

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Question: When I used my drop spreader to fertilize my lawn, it made stripes of fertilized and unfer... Read More

2020 Green Thumb Awards Mar. 18, 2020

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Four new plant varieties and two new gardening products have won the 2020 Green Thumb Awards present... Read More

Plant Selection Mar. 11, 2020

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This is the final article in a five-part series on houseplants for millennials. The best place for n... Read More

Transplanting Mar. 04, 2020

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Today's article is the fourth in a five-part series on houseplants. As outdoor plants break dormancy... Read More

Aloe Vera Jan. 22, 2020

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Q: I want to grow aloe vera plants to use in making some lotions. My friend has an aloe plant in her... Read More

Exploring Sexuality or Avoiding Stress Jul. 02, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I've been going through a lot lately, and it's taken an emotional toll. Among other thin... Read More

Select Small-Sized, Easy-to-Handle Tools May. 16, 2019

Here's How

Dear James: I want to do some outdoor projects, such as adding a deck, a trellis, etc. Being petite,... Read More

Homeless Tom Can't Hold a Job May. 02, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My brother-in-law, "Tom," lives with us because he is not able to hold a job. Fifteen ye... Read More

Build Your Own Bridge Through the Garden Apr. 25, 2019

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Dear James: I am planning to sell my house, so I want to improve the landscaping. I think a small de... Read More

Mulching Your Garden Mar. 27, 2019

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Q: Our flowerbeds need mulch. We have seen mulch that is colored red or black. The black mulch looks... Read More

America's Doctor May. 31, 2018

Lenore Skenazy

At a duel, each man is allowed to choose a doctor to accompany him. At the most famous duel in Ameri... Read More

Heart Left on the East Coast Oct. 29, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I am from Northern California. I went to college back east and worked in New York for th... Read More

Neighbor Kid on the Prowl Jul. 02, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I never thought that I would find myself writing to you, but I need advice on how to han... Read More

Plant an Edible Garden No Matter Where You Are or What You Have May. 25, 2017

Everyday Cheapskate

Planting an edible garden is now trendy — not that being part of a trend is ever a good reason... Read More

Strategic Landscaping: a Viable Marketing Tool Feb. 20, 2017

Open House

This is the time of year when many homeowners refurbish their landscaping, making their homes more s... Read More