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January 20, 2018
Amaryllis bulb photographed by a reader.
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
18 hours 17 min ago
January 13, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist
Epsom salts can worsen tomato problem
January 13, 2018 - 7:05am
January 6, 2018
The disorder shown here is called 'hollow heart,’ and potatoes affected by it are safe to eat once the damage has been cut away. Special to Forum News Service
Potato disorder affects tuber's interior
January 6, 2018 - 9:50am
December 30, 2017
A reader provided tips for growing a hibiscus indoors. Special to Forum News Service
Hibiscus can grow well indoors
December 30, 2017 - 8:30am
December 23, 2017
Submitted photo
Christmas centerpiece made on the fly
December 23, 2017 - 7:30am
December 15, 2017
Norfolk Pine
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
December 15, 2017 - 8:05pm
December 8, 2017
A reader waited 22 years for this bird-of-paradise plant to bloom. Special to Forum News Service
Reader patiently waited for bird-of-paradise to bloom
December 8, 2017 - 8:05pm
December 2, 2017
Corn plant is a member of the Dracaena houseplant group, and they reportedly rarely flower indoors. Special to Forum News Service
Corn plant surprises reader with rare bloom
December 2, 2017 - 6:05am
November 25, 2017
The white substance on this sweet potato vine is crystallized sappy material exuding through the pores or stomata of the leaves. Special to The Forum
Crystals on sweet potato vine not insects or disease
November 25, 2017 - 9:36am
November 18, 2017
Separate dahlias in the fall before storing and cut the stem apart so each tuberous root has at least one bud, or "eye." Special to Forum News Service
Divide dahlias in fall for winter storage
November 18, 2017 - 9:13am
November 11, 2017
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The ForumMichael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Reader's tomato plant produced whopping 357 fruits
November 11, 2017 - 5:59am
November 4, 2017
Ornamental grasses winter best with the tops left intact, without cutting back in the fall. Special to Forum News Service
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Wait to trim ornamental grass until next spring
November 4, 2017 - 5:30am
October 28, 2017
Misshapen carrots occur when the carrot encounters an obstacle in the soil and changes growing course. Special to Forum News Service
FIELDING QUESTIONS: How do carrots end up braided?
October 28, 2017 - 7:00am
October 21, 2017
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
October 21, 2017 - 10:29am
October 14, 2017
Common buckthorn shrub. Photo submitted.
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
October 14, 2017 - 9:45am
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