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August 11, 2018
Spotted wing drosophila.
Credit: Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Ask a Master Gardener: A new pest is damaging fruit in Minnesota
August 11, 2018 - 4:00am
August 4, 2018
Webworms.  Photo by Trisha O'Keefe
Ask a Master Gardener: Fall webworms are unsightly but usually harmless to trees
August 4, 2018 - 4:00am
July 25, 2018
Ask a Master Gardener: Keep hanging baskets looking good all summer
July 25, 2018 - 5:00am
July 21, 2018
If you check plants carefully, late-season bargains can be a great deal. But you have to really check.
Ask a Master Gardener: Take extra time when shopping late-season plant sales
July 21, 2018 - 5:00am
July 14, 2018
A poison ivy plant grows alongside a walkway on Park Point this week. Photo by U of M Extension
Ask a Master Gardener: Herbicide is most effective way to kill poison ivy
July 14, 2018 - 5:00am
July 6, 2018
Certain flowers and water features can attract butterflies. Submitted photo
Ask a Master Gardener: Remove the scapes for bigger garlic bulbs
July 6, 2018 - 9:54am
June 29, 2018
Ask a Master Gardener: Some options left for late garden planting
June 29, 2018 - 9:34am
June 23, 2018
Ask a Master Gardener: Spraying for adult mosquitoes won't last long
June 23, 2018 - 5:00am
June 16, 2018
Volunteers plant a crabapple tree along the Irving bike path in 2013. File / News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Improper planting can kill a tree years later
June 16, 2018 - 5:00am
June 9, 2018
 Native bunchberry makes an attractive ground cover, with white flowers in spring and clusters of red berries in summer. (submitted photo)
Ask a Master Gardener: Native plants make lovely ground covers, but not in high-traffic areas
June 9, 2018 - 5:00am
June 2, 2018
Spider mites sometimes build webbing on houseplants. Photo by Bill McAuliffe.
Ask a Master Gardener: Tiny spider mites can do big damage to houseplants
June 2, 2018 - 5:00am
May 26, 2018
Succulents are easy to grown and come in many shapes and sizes. Submitted photo
Ask a Master Gardener: Succulents are well-adapted, easy to care for
May 26, 2018 - 5:00am
May 19, 2018
A bee house at Hawk Ridge. Different types of bees use holes of different sizes. (Submitted photo)
Ask a Master Gardener: Not all bee houses are created equal
May 19, 2018 - 5:00am
May 12, 2018
Rhododendrons probably can recover from rabbit damage.
Ask a Master Gardener: Rhododendron may recover from rabbit damage
May 12, 2018 - 5:00am
May 4, 2018
Master Gardener: Spraying aphids off plants is best solution
May 4, 2018 - 11:56am