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Tuesday Tools & Products: Ladybug Houses
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Tuesday, 15 July 2014
Ladybug house
Ladybug houses attract natural populations via lures or house live ladybugs for release if you’ve purchased them for your garden.

Monday Melange: Red Thistle
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Monday, 14 July 2014
Red Thistle
Red thistle, with its gorgeous 1 to 2 inch bright red flowerheads is native to the lower elevations of California, Nevada, and Oregon.

Friday Five: 5 Greener Gardening Tips
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Friday, 11 July 2014
boot birdhouse
What can you do to make your garden even more green? Why not give these five earth friendly gardening practices a try?

Thursday Tips & Techniques: When to Plant Tomatoes
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Thursday, 10 July 2014
Tomato plant
Unfortunately, there’s not a “one-size-fits-all” date as to when to plant your tomato plants and seedlings in the garden, but there are a few guidelines you can use to figure it out.

Wednesday What's New: Tobacco Farm to Flower Farm
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Tobacco leaves drying in barn
For nearly three centuries Maryland’s farmers grew tobacco in their fields; now they’re growing crops as diverse as cut flowers, grapes, and grains, as well as llamas and emus.

Tuesday Tools & Products: Eco-Friendly Plant Labels
Written by Heleigh Bostwick    Tuesday, 08 July 2014
Plant labels
Plant labels or garden markers serve several purposes; a learning tool, a method of organizing the garden, or as a simple reminder of what we’re growing and when we planted it.

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