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Pruning lavender

My lavenders are huge and I want to prune them back to make more room for other plants. When is the best time to do that?

By Kristena LaMar | Featured Question

Pruning Ornamental Shrubs

What is pruning?, Pruning principles, Identifying flowering and growth habit, Directing growth, Principal pruning cuts

By Neil Bell, | Presentation

The madrones look troubled, how can I help?

Do madrones have a short life cycle? Is something killing them? What can I do to help them thrive?

 

By Dave Shaw, | Featured Question

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Go miniature with a glass terrarium

Mar 8, 2019
Give your terrarium your own spin with accessories from sea shells and drift wood to miniature garden and animal pieces.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Arborvitae stands tall as a low-maintenance hedge

Mar 1, 2019
Sometimes you need what an arborvitae hedge can offer: A tall, thin tree to screen whatever it is you don't want to see.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Six stellar shrubs to brighten the winter garden

Feb 1, 2019
Winter doesn't have to be dark and dreary in the garden if you use plants that bloom in winter.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

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Pruning lavender

My lavenders are huge and I want to prune them back to make more room for other plants. When is the best time to do that?

By Kristena LaMar | Featured Question