Category Archives: Joes Tips

01-16-10 Garden chores in winter

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Got some time on your hands? Why not trudge through the snow and check those shrubs and trees to see if they need some care.

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11-30-09 Put Hoses Away

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Don’t forget to put your garden hoses away for the winter.

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09-05-09 Last month's Independent Garden Center Show

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Read about native plant suggestions and other notes from the IGC Show.

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08-26-09 Planting around air conditioners

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<p>I disagree with a Tribune story</p>

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07-03-09 Getting blue hydrangea blossoms

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Read about a method to get hydrangea blossoms to turn blue.

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6-16-09 Holy Mole-ly

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Moles can be a presistant pest but they can be delt with.

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6-14-09: Pruning oakleaf hydrangea

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Oakleaf hydrangea pruning can be tricky because the flowers bloom on last year’s growth.

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June 1, 2009 Pruning Flowering Shrubs, Chores

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Learn about how Joe prunes spring-flowering shrubs .

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5/20/09: Candling, sawfly

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<p>Protect your evergreens from sawfly and make them denser by candling.</p>

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May Tips

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<p>Taking care of bulbs, spreading mulch and pruning are all things you need to be doing this month.</p>

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