Margaret Lauterbach: From hellstrip to attractive, functional garden – The Idaho Statesman


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Margaret Lauterbach: From hellstrip to attractive, functional garden
The Idaho Statesman
Evelyn J. Hadden, author of "Beautiful No-Mow Yards," has a helpful new book out on how to design, plant and tend hellstrip gardens. Instead of forlorn patches of lawn, she suggests in "Hellstrip Gardening" a variety of alternative plantings, from

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Fairy Gardens are the Tiny Solution for Gardening Addicts in Autumn – Huffington Post

Fairy Gardens are the Tiny Solution for Gardening Addicts in Autumn
Huffington Post
While a large container is just a big pot to us, it's a continent in fairy gardening. Wide and deep pots provide ample space for the plants and herbs to stretch their roots down into the soil. In this design, it's important to remember that plants will

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Gardening is great therapy – Tallahassee Democrat (blog)

Gardening is great therapy
Tallahassee Democrat (blog)
Horticultural therapy has been defined as “the use of plants and gardens for human healing and rehabilitation.” A large body of research has shown that horticulture offers unique values to people with physical, mental, emotional and social disabilities.

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Fair Folks: Gardening tips from a true master – Rapid City Journal

Fair Folks: Gardening tips from a true master
Rapid City Journal
"We're master gardeners," Glover said with pride, motioning toward his wife, Tamara, who is also a gardening expert certified by the Extension Office of South Dakota State University. Throughout the week, the Glovers run the horticulture exhibits at

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Gardening: Caterpillars — the stinging kind – Naples Daily News


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Gardening: Caterpillars — the stinging kind
Naples Daily News
Gardening: Caterpillars — the stinging kind. 4:24 PM, Aug 20, 2014. 4:25 PM, Aug 20, 2014. Copyright 2014 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Show Caption Hide Caption.

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Here’s how to reap mental, physical rewards of gardening – Dallas Morning News

Here's how to reap mental, physical rewards of gardening
Dallas Morning News
Anyone who gardens regularly can tell you the psychological, physical and social benefits they gain from the experience. But research is beginning to confirm this, and gardening as a method for therapy is growing in popularity throughout the country.

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Delaware Master Gardeners announces fall gardening workshops – Newark Post

Delaware Master Gardeners announces fall gardening workshops
Newark Post
To complement this time of year, Delaware Master Gardeners are offering an eclectic schedule of home gardener workshops beginning with Delaware Livable Lawns on Sept. 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. This workshop will cover the basics of planting and maintaining a …
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Gardening with Deb Babcock: Late bloomers – Steamboat Pilot & Today


Steamboat Pilot & Today
Gardening with Deb Babcock: Late bloomers
Steamboat Pilot & Today
The intense sun of our mountains seems to fade the color in our gardens as summer moves toward fall. With just a little planning, however, local gardeners can enjoy vibrant late summer/autumn color right up through first frost.

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