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March 13, 2019
A reader asks Don Kinzler about this round growth, which isn't a flower bud, on their cyclamen plant. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Odd growth on a cyclamen, quackgrass in strawberries and controlling creeping Charlie
March 13, 2019 - 11:53am
March 8, 2019
A reader asks Don Kinzler what she can do to help this hibiscus tree that starts to look "pretty sad" after a couple months in the house. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Hibiscus trouble, vegetable spacing and creeping Jenny taking over the yard
March 8, 2019 - 4:35pm
March 7, 2019
Seed-starting mix, heat mats and covered trays help seeds get off to a rapid, healthy start. David Samson / The Forum
Growing Together: The easiest flowers and vegetables to start indoors from seed
March 7, 2019 - 1:06pm
March 1, 2019
A reader was recently surprised to see their wax ivy and vinca vine were blooming. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Surprise blooms, best insect control for houseplants and quackgrass in asparagus
March 1, 2019 - 2:56pm
February 28, 2019
A variety of blossoms fills this flower bed. Forum file photo
Growing Together: Offering something for everyone, area gardening programs are sure to spark spring fever
February 28, 2019 - 9:23pm
February 26, 2019
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Dakotas, Minnesota among America's safest states for seniors
February 26, 2019 - 12:13pm
February 21, 2019
In "Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf," the renowned landscaper describes the techniques that have made his gardens world-famous. Argo Pictures / Special to The Forum
Growing Together: A film that's changing the way we landscape
February 21, 2019 - 1:39pm
February 20, 2019
A reader wonders if they can plan these blooming tulip bulbs in a pot. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Can tulip bulbs be replanted in a pot, trying out a new hydrangea and more
February 20, 2019 - 3:15pm
February 16, 2019
Late February or early March is a good time to prune and repot container plants that have wintered indoors, such as this mandevilla. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
February 16, 2019 - 12:00am
February 14, 2019
Moorhead resident Susan Clambey shares this picture of a prolific amaryllis plant. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: A prolific amaryllis, an ailing lemon tree and seed-planting depth
February 14, 2019 - 3:57pm
February 8, 2019
Sweet peas. Wikimedia Commons / Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Growing sweet peas, holiday cactus dropping stem pads and more
February 8, 2019 - 3:06pm
February 7, 2019
North Dakota winner Lucas Hankey. Courtesy photo / Bonnie Plants
Growing Together: Local students win scholarships for growing the best cabbage
February 7, 2019 - 3:37pm
Organizing expert Marie Kondo suggests rolling up T-shirts so you can read the logo. She also suggests storing socks and underwear like this. Tracy Briggs / The Forumplay button
'The Scoop': Spark of joy or a waste of time? 5 things I learned by decluttering with Marie Kondo's method
February 7, 2019 - 10:44am
February 3, 2019
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Heather Peterson stands in front of her quilting supplies and creative projects at her home studio in Spicer. Even though Peterson is a quilter for a living, she also has side quilting projects she does for fun. play button
Quintessential quilts: Spicer woman, who draws inspiration from great-grandmother, is 2019 Quilter of the Year
February 3, 2019 - 3:33pm
February 2, 2019
"Tidying Up with Marie Kondo" is a new home organization show on Netflix. imdb.com.
Even Marie Kondo doesn't stress about mess all the time
February 2, 2019 - 5:40pm