Types of Christmas Trees
By Carol Stocker, who will be chatting live Thursday, Dec. 19, 1-2 p.m...Scotch pines used to be the only kind of Christmas tree widely available. Now there are many species to choose from. Fir trees are deservedly the most popular. Their sturdy, well ...
Garden tips for December
Well it is definitely winter time here in Delaware County. While we were lucky we did not get the ice that our neighbors down in southeast Oklahoma got, the snow sure made the roads slick and added a few more hours to those of us that have livestock to ...
Go Green for the Holidays
... paper bags, old sheet music, scarves, dinner napkins, handkerchiefs…. Use your imagination! And remember...Buying local is always greener. Check local newspapers for holiday open house events. And thanks to the Milton Garden Club for these tips!
Fence Gardening Ideas For Winter
Gardening allows you to put in some creative ideas to make your yard look beautiful and appealing. There are many innovative ideas to make your garden look special during this winter. Fence gardening is one among them. Fencing will help separating your ...
Some tree-trimming tips from the pros
Garden writer Sally Cunningham offers some helpful tips on selecting and caring for a Christmas tree in her column today. Now what about decorating it? Anyone who has admired a professionally decorated tree knows there are tricks to be learned. We ...
Holly wears the crown - Gardening tips for Christmas from Alan Titchmarsh
Generally speaking, September, October, April and May are the best months for planting evergreens, but holly is such a tough old brute – and a British native tree at that – it does not seem to mind being planted even at this time of year, provided the ...
December gardening tips
As our temperatures cool, lengthen the days between watering plants. Most established landscape plants will need deep watering 1-2 times in December and January. Cover frost-sensitive plants if evening temperatures drop below freezing. Annuals: Plant ...
Gardening Tips: Caring for your Christmas tree
Roanoke Rapids Daily Herald
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