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Garden Tasks for August

Garden Tasks for August It's time to get your Garden Tasks for August ready!   I made list of things you may want to do, or may want to hire Keystone Gardens to do for you.  Or maybe you want to do some and hire us for some.  Then you can take bragging rights for all of...
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Winter Storm Damage to Landscapes

Winter Storm Damage to Landscapes Split bark, broken branches, and winter burned foliage – it’s enough to make any gardener long to take refuge in a warmer climate. However, a little knowledge can go a long way towards preventing and repairing storm damage. By treating your plants properly in summer and fall, you can help plants...
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Planting Bulbs in Fall for Spring Blooms

PLANTING BULBS IN FALL FOR SPRING BLOOMS Fall bulbs, also known as spring flowering bulbs, are hardy bulbs that are planted in the fall and bloom in the spring or early summer. Examples include tulips, daffodils and crocuses. There are many types of plants that are considered to have bulbous root stems--including rhizomes, tubers and corms--even...
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Gardening Tips in Hot Weather

Gardening Tips in Hot Weather When the weather suddenly skyrockets with temperatures above 85 degrees F., many plants will inevitably suffer from ill effects. However, with adequate care of outdoor plants in extreme heat, the effects of heat stress on plants, including vegetables, can be minimized. How Plants Cope with Heat So how do plants cope with heat once...
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