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August 19, 2017
Indian Summer rudbeckia is a tall annual easily started indoor from seed. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
As summer winds down, start planning for next year's garden
August 19, 2017 - 7:01am
August 18, 2017
Marcie Kalenda sits in her shade garden patio surrounded by yard art pieces. The yard looks like a small park, complete with shade gardens under trees in the front yard and a quiet little patio surrounded by pink petunias. (Jamie Lund / Forum News Service)
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
August 18, 2017 - 11:37pm
August 12, 2017
iris flower with rain drops on the petals
GROWING TOGETHER: Translating quirky gardening terms into English
August 12, 2017 - 7:00am
August 5, 2017
Many old-time gardening tips remain relevant today such as information in this gardening book published over 80 years ago. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Old yard and garden advice still valuable
August 5, 2017 - 7:44am
August 2, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

Members of MNyou weed the garden Wednesday on the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. Last week the youth group members harvested their first crop and sold all of it at the Saturday farmers market in Willmar.
MNyou reaps what it sowed: Youth group’s garden produce for sale at farmers markets
August 2, 2017 - 6:38pm
July 29, 2017
t072517 --- Clint Austin --- 072917.F.DNT.GARDEN.C05 --- An allum bloom in the gardens at the Duluth home of Scott and Carrie Keenan.  (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Handmade creek serves as a focal point for Duluth backyard retreat
July 29, 2017 - 11:31am
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
GROWING TOGETHER: When to harvest mid-summer garden produce
July 29, 2017 - 7:15am
July 22, 2017
Annual flowers continue to bloom all summer if kept well fertilized and groomed. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
July 22, 2017 - 9:34am
July 15, 2017
Lawn grass goes dormant during extended dry periods, but a small amount of moisture is eventually needed to keep crowns alive. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Pulling yard and garden through dry times
July 15, 2017 - 9:17am
The circular cutouts on these rose bush leaves are made by leafcutter bees, which use them for nesting material. Special to Forum News Service
Leaf cut-outs from beneficial insect won't harm rosebush
July 15, 2017 - 8:01am
July 8, 2017
Japanese Beetles, which are smaller than a dime, have recently been found in our area. They can causse devastation to a wide variety of ornamentals and food crops. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Growing Together: Our help is needed to stem Japanese beetle attack
July 8, 2017 - 10:23am
July 2, 2017
Pauline and George Economon's backyard features a babbling brook. Cody Rogness / Forum News Serviceplay button
Couple enjoys their backyard oasis featuring creek, kitchen
July 2, 2017 - 9:02am
June 24, 2017
Autumn Blaze maple often struggles in heavy alkaline clay soil.
Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
What's causing all the tree troubles?
June 24, 2017 - 7:08am
June 17, 2017
Spraying to prevent damage from apple maggots, the region's most serious insect pest, should begin about June 20.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: A healthy apple harvest starts with June care
June 17, 2017 - 9:21am
June 10, 2017
June is a busy month in the vegetable garden. David Samson / Forum News Service
A June to-do list for your garden
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am