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Call Before You Dig!

Congratulations! You’re planting a tree, but where do you put it, how deep should the hole be, can you replace an existing tree, what else do you need to know?

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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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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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Garden Tower: the ultimate patio farm, Grow 50 plants in 4 square feet

The Garden Tower 2 is the ultimate patio farm. This revolutionary growing system was engineered to optimize soil-to-compost ratios to allow plant roots direct access to organic fertilizer via the patented vermicompost column.

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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 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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Where to Start: Planting Instructions

Looking to plant a tree, shrub, rose or perennial. Let’s make sure it will be an addition that will last for years to come!

Please use the following planting, watering, fertilizing and mulching instruction to assist you in making a great start at growing something beautiful!

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