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November 11, 2017
Most houseplants like these from Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse are native to tropical regions. David Samson / Forum News Service
How to keep houseplants pest-free
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
November 4, 2017
Cacti and succulents like these from baker Garden and Gift are low-maintenance houseplants.  David Samson / Forum News Service
Satisfy the gardening itch with indoor projects
November 4, 2017 - 8:41am
October 28, 2017
Today’s quiz answers the question whether freshly dug carrots and potatoes are better washed or unwashed for winter storage. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: It's garden quiz time!
October 28, 2017 - 8:00am
October 24, 2017
It's all about onions at Garden Fest in Duluth this week
October 24, 2017 - 8:05pm
October 14, 2017
A well-sharpened narrow-bladed hoe glides easily through tiny weeds.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
More on winning the war on weeds
October 14, 2017 - 9:01am
October 9, 2017
The interplay of sun and shade on a patch of lawn creates a pattern of green grass and grass whitened by frost. (News Tribune file photo)
Widespread frost/freeze expected Tuesday morning
October 9, 2017 - 6:08pm
October 7, 2017
Aside from good looks, apron-front sinks do offer practical features.  (Kohler)
Plumber: Apron-front sinks go above and beyond good looks
October 7, 2017 - 8:39am
October 5, 2017
Red clover and grasses wear Duluth's first frost of the fall season in September 2011 near Hartley Pond in Duluth's Hartley Park.  (News Tribune file photo)
Frost, freeze warnings in effect for the Northland
October 5, 2017 - 6:31pm
September 30, 2017
Weeds needn’t diminish gardening enjoyment if we view them as a challenge to be conquered. Michael Vosburg / Forum Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: How you can win the war on weeds
September 30, 2017 - 8:00am
September 29, 2017
Frost advisory in effect for Northland tonight
September 29, 2017 - 7:35pm
September 23, 2017
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
September 23, 2017 - 10:38am
September 16, 2017
Apple trees average five years from the date of planting, depending on type.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
September 16, 2017 - 8:08am
Duluth Preservation Alliance tour
September 16, 2017 - 5:11am
Hydrangea paniculata has long-lasting blossoms that are useful for dried flower arrangements. Catherine Winter
Ask a Master Gardener: Common hydrangea types
September 16, 2017 - 4:03am
September 9, 2017
Jessie Fairbanks (left), 6, and Raelya Bender, 5, both of Duluth, pick tomatoes Thursday afternoon in the Gimaajii Garden at the American Indian Community Housing Organization in Duluth. The garden helps teach families living at AICHO about gardening, while also providing them with more fresh produce. (Clint Austin /
AICHO garden aims to connect people with traditional food
September 9, 2017 - 9:23am