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  • 02 Mar 2008
    Okay, I didn’t know how to ask this question and I cannot find anything on it. The problem is, I’m running out of room in my house for my seedlings. I’m thinking of making a greenhouse on my screened in back porch, but I don̵...

    Missy and Tripp Season 2008 garden [archived]

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    23 Feb 2008
    We have inherited several rose plants from the previous owner of our property. I’ve actually never cared for roses before and need some help. I know how to properly prune a small rose plant, but do not know a quick way to prune a large rose ...

    T and M Roses garden [archived]

  • 09 Feb 2008
    I have been give a huge and out of control rubber tree. Some of its branches and leaves don’t looks so good and its just a general mess. I want to trim it up into some kind of healthier shape, but I know that some plants need this done in a ...

    Summer '07 garden

  • 30 Jan 2008
    This is a problem in the rest of the garden but my query here is specific to this clematis – which is in a pot. I understood mildew was about not getting enough moisture but this was watered really well last summer and sometimes the pot was ...

    Clematis 'Bees' Jubilee' and Container garden

  • 26 Jan 2008
    I want to use a sod cutter in lieu of spray or cardboard to kill a large section of grass that will eventually get mulched over. Will the grass find the right side up if i flip over the cut sod?

    Back Yard garden

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    25 Jan 2008
    I adore camellias (camelli?) and I’d love to know if you can grow them from cuttings to save me spending tons on more of them! Any ideas?

    Formal and birdy garden

  • 14 Jan 2008
    I have a lot of this seed. Should I treat them like daylily seeds? Or winter sow?

    Daylily garden. garden

  • 07 Jan 2008
    I am having a minor(!) problem with my chile plant – lots of flowers but no fruit. Does, or has, anyone here manually pollinated chile flowers to get fruit? I have done this for things like zucchini in the past, but on those plants it is cl...

    Chile 'Purple Tiger' and Greenhouse garden

  • 22 Dec 2007
    I popped this into the ground when I got it because I didn’t have any potting mix or a big enough pot for it, but the spot it’s in is rather more shady than is really ideal for rosemary. It’s looking reasonably healthy but not sh...

    Rosemary and Big sharehouse backyard garden [archived]

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    03 Dec 2007
    They seem to be fully coloured purple now, does that mean that they’d be about ready to try cooking with? Also, any tips on what a non-chili-fiend person could possibly do with a 7-rated hot chili without spontaneously combusting? Is 7 incre...

    Chili Pepper 'Burke's Backyard Thai' and Previous house frontyard garden [archived]

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