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Thursday Tips: Hummingbird Gardens
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Thursday, 18 June 2015
Attracting hummingbirds to your garden is fairly easy provided you meet a few requirements such as a warm climate, a source of food, and of course an herbicide and pesticide-free garden.

Wednesday What's New: Bioretention Gardens
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Wednesday, 17 June 2015
Bioretention pond in parking lot
Bioretention gardens are similar to rain gardens but are larger in size and geared toward urban storm water runoff instead of residential runoff.

Tuesday Products: Powdery Mildew
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Tuesday, 16 June 2015
Carbon footprint in garden
A whitish powdery looking coating on the leaves is the most obvious sign of powdery mildew, a fungus that affects many plants.
Monday Melange: Cleveland Sage
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Monday, 15 June 2015
Cleveland Sage flowers
Cleveland sage, with its aromatic flowers and foliage, is a drought tolerant shrubby perennial native to southern California and the the northern Baja California region of Mexico.

Friday Five: Planting a Window Box
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Friday, 12 June 2015
window box flowers
A window box is really nothing more than a miniature garden. Here’s a quick guide to planting one.

Thursday Techniques: The Art of Espalier
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Thursday, 11 June 2015
Espaliered apple tree
Espalier is a garden practice that involves training a plant, typically a fruit tree, to grow flat against a wall, fence, or trellis structure.

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