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March 3, 2018
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
Area gardening programs offer something for everyone
March 3, 2018 - 9:54am
February 24, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
February 24, 2018 - 8:22am
February 17, 2018
Maryanne Cox has named their 55-year-old corn plant "Beauty." Special to Forum News Service
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
February 17, 2018 - 7:21am
February 10, 2018
Valentine floral arrangements are a fun do-it-yourself project. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Serviceplay button
Adding flair to cash-and-carry Valentine flowers
February 10, 2018 - 11:05am
February 3, 2018
North Dakota’s largest Ohio Buckeye is growing at the Diocese of Fargo Bishop’s Residence, 608 Broadway. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
How to grow your own champion tree
February 3, 2018 - 10:48am
January 27, 2018
Gardening catalogs contain valuable information and are useful reference guides. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Seed catalogs spark mid-winter gardening excitement
January 27, 2018 - 9:00am
January 20, 2018
Boston ferns enjoy long lifespans because they can easily be divided if they become overcrowded. David Samson / Forum News Service
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
January 20, 2018 - 9:03am
January 6, 2018
Growing your own food gives a healthy supply of herbs and vegetables. David Samson / Forum News Service
12 yard and garden resolutions you should make in 2018
January 6, 2018 - 6:12am
December 30, 2017
The purple antioxidant anthocyanin has many health benefits and can be found in foods such as beets, purple cauliflower and purple kohlrabi. Special to Forum News Service
Looking ahead: Trends predicted for world of gardening
December 30, 2017 - 9:01am
December 23, 2017
Research show working with plants improves people’s health and happiness. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Research shows gardening makes us happier and healthier
December 23, 2017 - 9:05am
December 8, 2017
Continue adding shorter branches, continuing upward in stair-step fashion. Michael Vosburg /  Forum News Service
How to turn evergreens into a Christmas centerpiece
December 8, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 25, 2017
Real Christmas trees have a smaller carbon footprint than artificial trees. Special to The Forum
Real or artificial? Fascinating facts about Christmas trees
November 25, 2017 - 8:35am
November 18, 2017
AeroGarden Indoor Garden, $70 to $300. 
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Great Christmas gifts for gardeners available online
November 18, 2017 - 8:00am
November 11, 2017
Most houseplants like these from Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse are native to tropical regions. David Samson / Forum News Service
How to keep houseplants pest-free
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
November 4, 2017
Cacti and succulents like these from baker Garden and Gift are low-maintenance houseplants.  David Samson / Forum News Service
Satisfy the gardening itch with indoor projects
November 4, 2017 - 8:41am