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5 Tips for Luring Ladybugs

Ladybugs are good for gardens, but many gardeners don’t know how to keep them around. Here are tips for doing that.

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Winter Moths: A Pest Worth Watching

Winter moths are a common pest in much of New England and parts of the Pacific Northwest. Learn how to ID this insect and limit its feeding damage.

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How to Delay Bolting of Your Spring Greens

Tricking cool-season greens into believing it’s not quite summer is essential to learning how to delay bolting and extend the harvest of these plants. Learn five ways you can delay bolting.

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7 Cottage Plants for Your Farm Garden

If you lack time or energy for gardening, grow cottage plants. These low-maintenance, free-blooming plants require little care and bring lots of color all season.

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Use Gray-Leaved Perennials to Make Your Garden Shine

Add texture and interest to your garden with this selection of gray-leaved perennials. Use them in the garden for a great visual effect and discover why so many gray perennials are deer-resistant, too.

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The Best Flowering Vines for Containers

Growing vines in containers is fun if you use the right kind of support and select the best plants. Discover four of the best flowering vines for containers and learn how to grow them.