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As the earth travels around the sun in its orbit, the length of our days and nights varies from season to season. This is...

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Winter vegetable gardening is tremendously rewarding. Many of the vegetables we planted earlier in the fall are ready to harvest, and it is important...

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When it comes to Christmas trees, there are two basic choices – living or artificial. Although artificial trees have their place, and manufactures are...

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A variety of spring-flowering bulbs can be grown in containers for indoor display. Two bulbs, paperwhites and amaryllis, do not need much special treatment...

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I wish more gardeners understood that fall is a primary planting season in Louisiana. For years horticulturists have tried to get the word out...

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November is a great time to remove summer bedding plants and add cool-season bedding plants to your flower beds. Cool-season bedding plants thrive in the...

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Many plants seem to save up all summer for the spectacular display of flowers, fruit and foliage showing up in our gardens now. If...

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As the weather cools down and nights get nippy over the next few weeks, gardeners need to decide what to do with their container-grown...

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Blueberries are one of the easiest-to-grow fruiting plants for home landscapes, and research indicates that they have all kinds of health benefits. Here in...

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October is a transitional month in Louisiana flower gardens. Many warm-season annuals finish up this month, and gardeners’ thoughts begin to turn to cool-season...