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Tips for Planting Bulbs

Bulbs in Bulk- When purchasing bulbs in bulk, check the quality to make sure the bulbs are firm and not moldy or squishy. Full Sun- For hyacinths, choose a site that gets full sun, though most daffodils can tolerate part shade. Good Soil- Make...

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Why Some Trees are Deciduous

If you’re a tree, you don’t get far in life unless you have a plan. Trees have developed some pretty ingenious strategies to compete for resources, deal with threats, and adapt to change. One plan that many trees have adopted is...

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Louisiana: Vegetable Planting Calendar

Starting to plan the fall veggie garden? Or already elbows deep in it? Have you seen this handy informational sheet on planting and harvest dates from the Urban Farmer? This is a good guide to the last and first frost dates throughout the state,...

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