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  • 29 Sep 2010
    I am a preschool teacher and I would like to bring in a pot of lemon-lime dracaena, but I can only have nontoxic plants in the classroom. Does anyone know if this plant is toxic??? Thanks.

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    27 Sep 2010
    I am finding my cucumbers and beans are wilting even at just 26oC, but returning to normal when the heat of the day has passed also some roots are starting to appear on the stems of the cucumber above the soil , ive seen this on tomatoes and of co...

    Vegetable garden

    22°C / 72°F
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    27 Sep 2010
    I harvested my sweet potatoes today. Perhaps a little too early! Though we’ve had so much rain here in Minnesota I was worried about them. I have a question though. I was looking on the internet to see if there was anything I could do with t...

    Sweet Potatoes Harvesting

    23°C / 74°F
  • 26 Sep 2010
    I live in Spain in the Costa Blanca region. I have some Runner Bean seeds with “sow by Aug 2006” advised on the packet which I bought in the UK. Because of the warm climate here can I plant these out of season (like now) and get a good...

  • 26 Sep 2010
    can some one tell me the beat way to grow Japanese onions this is my first year of gardening and would welcome enter tips Ps thanks finny

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    25 Sep 2010
    Last weekend I started work on one of the new three gardens. First I must say, I’m really loving this sandy soil. I’ve never, ever, experienced soil that was so easy to dig in my life. In what would have taken me a few hours to dig u...

    1. The TARDIS garden [archived]

    Partly Sunny 10°C / 50°F
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    23 Sep 2010
    As many of you know, we have moved into a new place. I have never had a walnut tree before and the wind knocked a bunch of partially ripened walnuts out of the tree. The outer skins are drying, but the nut shells are soft. What do I look for? ...

    Rainy 21°C / 70°F
  • 22 Sep 2010
    I planted a huge amount of tomatoes for spring, however I have noticed that the Amish Paste and Principe Borghese both sprouted, got to about 1.5" then stopped, been the same for a few weeks. The Moneymaker, Red Fig, Verna Orange and Mortgage...

    Cloudy 17°C / 63°F
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    22 Sep 2010

    Overcast 30°C / 86°F
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    18 Sep 2010
    There’s something strange going on with my zinnias: new growth (upper leaves) and blooms look healthy, but the bottom portion of the leaves are shriveling and drying up. Some of the lower leaves were dry when I bought the plants (perhaps it ...

    Zinnia (multicolor) and zinnia (white)

    Cloudy 18°C / 65°F
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Help other gardeners identify mystery plants in their gardens - take a look at the photos below and leave a comment with your guess.

  • Madomie's Weird water plant
  • Madomie's Tuff one.
  • Madudhan's Fern
  • CDfolia's Iris - unknown maroon/gold
  • BasilKween's Established Indian Hawthorne
  • diwani's talig harap
  • diwani's Goldcrest
  • plantfriends's Mystery Cactus
  • philo's Rose
  • christi89's Aruba cactus
  • vivvy's hollyhock
  • toe_beans's Mystery Succulent