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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...

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As the days shorten and temperatures gradually become cooler, it’s apparent that summer is finally ending. Lawn care definitely begins to change this time...

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Plantings of caladiums generally begin to look tired and less attractive in late September or early October. When they do, it’s time to decide...