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Gardening Tips : How to Store Canna Bulbs

In cold climates, canna bulbs should be chopped down and stored outside of a pot to protect them during the winter. Store canna bulbs with tips from a sustainable gardener in this free video on gardening. Expert: Yolanda Vanveen Contact: www.vanveenbulbs.com Bio: Yolanda Vanveen is a third-generation flower grower and sustainable gardener who lives in Kalama, Wash. Filmmaker: Daron Stetner source
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[ Watch This ] How to Build Upside Down Tomato Bucket – Garden Tips

Growing tomatoes upside down, whether in buckets or in special bags, is not new but it has become wildly popular over the past few years. Upside down tomatoes save space and are more accessible. Let’s look at the ins and outs of how to grow upside down tomatoes. source
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9 Best Tips to Care For String of Pearl Plant – Gardening Tips

If you are looking for an easy succulent to grow indoors, opt for the string of Pearls plant. String Of Pearls Plant (Senecio rowleyanus) Also called rosary string of beads is a unique hanging plant. It was getting long & also a bit of thinning out. Propagating a String Pearls plant is easy. String Of Pearls, grew fairly fast and tends to trail rather than spread so it was time for a little propagation. This interesting houseplant can provide a unique...
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How to Grow Spinach from seed – Gardening Tips

This Cold hardy vegetable is a tender crop that can be planted in very early spring as well as fall and winter. Spinach has similar growing conditions and requirements as lettuce, but it is more versatile in both its nutrition and its ability to be eaten raw or cooked. It is higher in iron, calcium, and vitamins than most cultivated greens, and one of the best sources of vitamins A, B, and C. source
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Gardening Tips Will Help You at Home

Gardening Tips Will Help You at Home Gardening requires special skills that make the gardens maintained. With a few tips, you can make your garden better, cleaner and more beautiful. gardening tips at home You can read a book about the gardens that can increase your knowledge about gardening, but it follows the gardening club also helps you to get a lot of information as to follow the club, then you will meet many people who will share their experiences with...
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Gardening tips: Pruning Witch Hazel

Northwest Perennial Alliance. NPA Border Supervisor George Lasch demonstrates how to prune the sucker growth from Witch Hazel, Hamamelis. George honed his skills at Longwood Gardens, RHS Wisley Garden in England and the Missouri Botanical Garden before moving to Seattle. Filmed in the NPA Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden. n-p-a.org source
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Fall Gardening Tips – The Street Smart Gardener

Gardening is not just a spring hobby, there are many thing to do to maintain a beautiful landscape in the fall. Kenny Williams from W&W Nursery gives his Street Smart Tips for fall gardening! 'The Street Smart Gardener' is a gardening-based 'why to' web series (webisode) developed for the average gardener. The series is fresh, entertaining, funny, and educational. The creator and host is Kenny Williams, a renowned landscape artist and owner of W&W Nursery in Apalachin, NY. W&W Nursery...
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How To Grow, planting and Harvesting Peanuts – Gardening Tips

Try growing peanuts in your garden, Often thought of as just a snack to be munched on at ball games or passed around at cocktail parties, peanuts are actually a healthful and nutritious food. Whether eaten raw or roasted or spread on bread, peanuts are an excellent source of fiber, vitamins, and minerals. have no cholesterol, and contain more protein than many meats. source
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Strawberry Diseases and Their Control – Gardening Tips

Diseases are an important limiting factor in strawberry production in North Carolina. Control of these diseases involves a total cultural and disease prevention program. This program includes cultivar selection, use of certified planting stock, replacement of plants every 2 to 3 years, soil fumigation prior to planting, thinning plant stands after each harvest season plus disease, insect and weed control. Fungicide sprays are usually necessary prior to and during harvest to control fruit rot diseases. source
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Winter Survival for Container Gardens: Home Gardening Tips, Ideas & Advice

Winter Survival for Container Gardens: Home Gardening Tips, Ideas & Advice. Part of the series: Container Gardening Tips & Plans. Learn how to keep your container garden alive over the winter season in this free home gardening video. Get beginner gardening tips, ideas & advice. Read more: http://www.ehow.com/video_2201282_winter-survival-container-gardens-home.html source
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Organic Herb Gardening Tips : How To Plan An Organic Garden

Planting an organic herb garden is easy with these tips, get expert tips and advice on organic herb gardening in this free video. Expert: Gale Gassiot Bio: Gale Gassiot makes her own organic compost or "gardener's black gold." source
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How To Growing Pineapple Sage – Gardening Tips

The pineapple sage plant is found in gardens to attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Salvia elegans is a perennial in USDA zones 8-11 and is often used as an annual in other places. The crushed plant leaves smell like pineapple, hence comes the common name of the pineapple sage plant. The easy care of pineapple sage is one more reason to have it in the garden. It doesn't need much attention, but has a lot to offer. It will grow up...
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