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Category: Instruction


Healthy Soil, The Key To A Successful Garden

Healthy soil is the key to any successful garden. It is the foundation on which a healthy garden is built. The basic principle that gardeners should live by is that if you feed the soil, the soil will feed your plants.

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Fruit Tree Care

Enjoy your fruit trees for look, flower & fruit by using the following instructions by the garden experts at Mori Gardens.

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The Magic of Composting

Composting is the breaking down of plant material that is no longer living, with the help of micro-organisms through a decomposition process
Understanding a few basic composting principles will help you get the best results.

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Lasagna Gardening

Lasagna gardening is a no-dig, no-till organic gardening method that results in rich, fluffy soil with very little work from the gardener. It means that you will not have to lift any sod to create a new garden.

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Fusion Gardening: Conserving Water

rain water is a resource, not a waste product. So why would we be in a hurry to send it to the lake, when our own gardens can benefit from the use of it?

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Fusion Gardening: Going Native

Fusion landscaping works in harmony with the natural conditions of your property. It blends or fuses together traditional garden design with sound ecological practices such as water-retaining features.

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Planting Hydrangea Macrophylla: By Endless Summer® Hydrangea

Endless Summer® Hydrangeas is a collection of Hydrangea macrophylla perennial shrubs … Here are some basic guidelines to follow that will teach you how to grow hydrangeas:

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How To Prune – Knowing Your Pruning Goal

When pruning any plant, it is always good to know what your goal is and that will help you determine how to best prune your shrub. Here are the 5 main goals of pruning and the questions that you should be asking yourself before you begin:

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Pruning Roses

Many people, when pruning deciduous trees and shrubs, will just shear back the top of the plant to reduce the overall height of the plant, but this is only a part of proper pruning techniques. So what else is involved in pruning? What steps should be taken when starting to prune?

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Pruning Deciduous Trees & Shrubs – More Than Just A Little Off The Top!

To prune or not to prune? That is one of the most often asked questions. One of the first chores that we attack in our gardens each spring is pruning, but I find that most people are not quite sure what it is that they are supposed to do. Knowing the proper pruning times and proper pruning techniques seem to be the most misunderstood areas of gardening.

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