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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
19 hours 26 min ago
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
October 7, 2017
Branch injury or disease could be to blame for this reader's pagoda dogwood problem. Special to Forum News Service
Possible culprits of dogwood problems
October 7, 2017 - 8:03am
September 30, 2017
Because the nightshade group contains toxic species, no fruit should be eaten without positively identifying it as a ripe, edible type. Special to Forum News Service
Mystery solved: Nightshade is plant growing in reader garden
September 30, 2017 - 7:30am
September 23, 2017
Its best to treat yellowjackets at night.
How to deal with the yearly fall nuisance of yellowjackets
September 23, 2017 - 8:51am
September 16, 2017
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The ForumMichael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Mystery plant has edible berries
September 16, 2017 - 9:10am
September 9, 2017
Growing Nonstop begonias from seed is easy with time and care. Special to Forum News Service
How to grow Nonstop begonias from seed
September 9, 2017 - 8:17am
September 2, 2017
This field of zinnias is planted every year by homeowner Jim Koester, whose home is east of Dilworth, Minnesota. Special to The Forum
Field of zinnias draws readers' responses
September 2, 2017 - 7:33am
August 26, 2017
What to do about apple maggot infestation
August 26, 2017 - 10:19am
August 19, 2017
Joe-Pye Weed is a hardy perennial that isn't a weed at all; it's a wildflower native to much of the United States and blooms from midsummer until fall. Special to Forum News Service
A great perennial with a bad name
August 19, 2017 - 5:52am
August 12, 2017
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Playing the long game with rhubarb
August 12, 2017 - 6:00am
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