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Garden - Jennifer Fishburn
Thursday, June 22, 2006 12:00 am

Those pesky Japanese beetles and bagworms are back

Judging from the heat and humidity, the appearance of fresh-picked zucchini on the table, and the arrival of certain insects, summer is here. Imagine my dismay, while eating a freshly
Garden - Jennifer Fishburn
Thursday, June 15, 2006 12:00 am

Prepare yourself to be dazzled and inspired

Gardens come in many colors and sizes, each reflecting a unique personality. In the coming weeks, you will have some wonderful opportunities to be inspired by what other gardeners have
Garden - Jennifer Fishburn
Thursday, June 8, 2006 12:00 am

Some gardening tips to get through the first month of summer

This past weekend we were blessed with sunshine and warm temperatures. I took advantage of the lovely weather to spend a day planting impatiens, trimming oregano, and pulling weeds, weeds, a
Garden - Jennifer Fishburn
Thursday, June 1, 2006 12:00 am

Tips for planning a great-looking front yard

Most of us are familiar with the saying “It only takes a spark to light a fire.” This year I was inspired (in part because of the Yard to Yard challenge) to create a small annual
Garden - Jennifer Fishburn
Thursday, May 18, 2006 12:00 am

Remember: Plants can’t tell you what ails ’em

At this time of year, gardeners are full of questions: When can I prune my lilac bush? What can I do to get rid of these weeds? I found this bug — what is it? Will it ever warm up so m
Garden - Jennifer Fishburn
Thursday, May 11, 2006 12:00 am

Hooray for scented geraniums — the herb of the year!

Name a fragrance — rose, lemon, orange, lime, strawberry, peppermint, nutmeg, apple, apricot, coconut, even camphor — and there’s probably a geranium carrying that scent.


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