Some folks think they have to wait "until the chance of frost has passed" before they plant anything in their yards and gardens. But experienced gardeners know that there are lots of things that
When winter arrives with the bitter temperatures and biting winds, we humans huddle inside with a hot cup of cocoa and a blazing fire in the fireplace. When we go out we don winter coats,
Jim Kennard When you hear "MGM" most people think of a Hollywood movie studio, but increasingly it has become synonymous with the "Mittleider Gardening Method". I first heard of the Mittleider Gardening Method
The downside of living in the northern part of the country is that most trees lose their leaves for the winter. The upside is that many of them really put on a show before the
Billbug grub damage A severe infestation of billbug grubs can leave your lawn looking like a battlefield… a battle they won… decisively. But as bad as it may look, all is not lost.
Fire blight is a bacterial disease primarily affecting pears and apples. It can be spread by insects, contaminated pruning tools, wind and rain-splash. Pear and apple are most susceptible at flowering, but actively growing shoots