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Avoid F1 Hybrids

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The dawn of a new year (although I consider the REAL New Year’s Day to be the day after the winter solstice) means many gardeners are leafing through seed catalogs. It seems to be a good time for a bit … Continue reading

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Garden Experiments

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If you’ve never gardened before, the first time around is an experiment. What inexperienced gardeners don’t usually recognize until about the time they’re on their fourth or fifth garden is that every garden is an experiment. Weather conditions, available water, … Continue reading

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Bringing In the Seeds

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I am not a shopper; that gene passed me by — probably because my sister got a double share. Unlike many females, I could care less about having a closet full of shoes (I have two pairs: one for ranch … Continue reading

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