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Get Your Landscape of to a Great Start with these March Gardening Tips

We’ll soon know if Punxsutawney Phil’s prediction of an early 2013 spring was correct, time can only tell. Obviously we have a long way to go until we see some “warm” spring days, but when you’re able to get out … Continue reading

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5 Easy Steps to a Great Spring Lawn

            My first priority this coming spring season is my lawn.  We inherited our lawn when we purchased our property last year, and it was rough then so I’m thinking after this past winter it’s … Continue reading

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Mid-Winter Gardening & Other February Jobs

        Yes it’s cold, yes the snow is blowing and the ground is frozen, BUT we are approaching mid-winter and if you’re like me you can’t wait for spring!  I know it’s hard to get excited as … Continue reading

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Indoor Gardening Tips

          Do winters cold, colorless, light shortened days tend to get you down in the dumps after awile?  Why not try indoor gardening to lift your spirts until spring arrives.  Indoor gardening doesn’t necessarilly mean you … Continue reading

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Planning Your Winter Landscaping

              As per last Monday’s post winter is starting to settle in pretty good in the Northeast’s zone 5b.  This will be our first full winter in our new property, and I’m already starting … Continue reading

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November “To-Do’s” in the Garden

          October’s over and we’re onto November.  In our part of the world November brings the cold weather and the first signs of snow, but that doesn’t mean I’m not in the garden.  There are a … Continue reading

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The Why & How of Deadheading

        The term deadhead used to mean something quite different back in the day when I was busy following a band called PHISH (@PHISH).  Now that I’m married, with a baby girl, and new flower gardens it … Continue reading

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Selecting the Perfect Garden Sprayer!

When most people hear “garden sprayer” many things come mind and most of them aren’t good such as, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, chemicals, toxic, etc… Because of these negative correlations it is a bit difficult to suggest any “sprayers”.  So, although … Continue reading

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Guide to Buying the Perfect Garden Hose Reel

A garden hose reel is a gardening tool that makes it easy to pull your garden hose out when you need it, and reel it back in when you’re done.  The right garden hose reel will not only keep your … Continue reading

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Five Tips on Choosing the Right Garden Hose

As spring approaches it’s time to get back into “gardening mode”, and that means you need to start thinking about that all-important garden hose!  You won’t find a shortage of hoses this time of year, as they will be readily … Continue reading

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