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How to Start a Garden Journal

January 23, 2023 |

Keep your busy gardener’s brain focused and organized with a garden journal, allowing you to spend more time reaping what you sow and less time problem-solving.

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Decorating Your Garden for Pollinators

January 9, 2023 |

There’s more to a pollinator-friendly garden than planting flowers. Garden décor can provide you with beauty and pollinators with food, water, and shelter!

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8 Great Peppers to Plant (From Mild to Wild!)

December 26, 2022 |

Whether you prefer a sweet crunch or you like to eat adventurously, there’s a pepper for every palate! Here are eight tasty ones to try, rated by scorch factor.

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Great Gifts for Hummingbird Lovers

December 12, 2022 |

How could you not love the hummingbird? Here are some great gifts for the hummingbird lover in your life. They also make great gifts for the hummingbirds, too!

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Bring the Holiday Spirit to Your Fort Lauderdale Garden

November 28, 2022 |

Getting your Fort Lauderdale home ready for the holidays? Decorating your garden for Christmas is easy with these tips on seasonal plants, festive DIY décor, and more!

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Plants and Blooms for Winter in Southern Florida

November 14, 2022 |

You only get to enjoy your Florida property for the short time you’re here, so why not keep it looking it’s most beautiful with these winter gardening season plants?

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Diagnosing Problems in Your Garden Soil

November 1, 2022 |

You don’t have to be a soil expert to figure out what’s wrong with your garden soil! Here is how to identify common issues, such as root rot and fungus.

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The Best Plants to Enjoy by The Water

October 24, 2022 |

Considering things like salt-tolerance, drought-tolerance, and ability to thrive in tough weather conditions is important when choosing plants for your waterfront garden.

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Fruit Trees for Southern Florida That Bear Fruit Fast

October 19, 2022 |

Not only are they gorgeous, they produce fruit as well! You’ll love these fast-producing fruit trees —from figs to avocados, and more!

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The Best Butterfly-Friendly Shrubs for Southern Florida

October 10, 2022 |

Butterflies are beautiful and effective pollinators, so attracting them to your yard is a must! Our list of shrubs that attract pollinators starts with firebush.

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