Latest by Dean Fosdick

Published on July 10, 2020 - Page 13
Every year, gardeners should be rethinking what they grow and where because of climate change, experts say. The growing season has become longer,...
Published on May 30, 2020 - Page 16
Gardening’s popularity has surged during the coronavirus pandemic; it provides exercise, outdoor time, emotional well-being and wholesome produce....
Published on February 25, 2020 - Page 17
Chemicals are routinely applied around residential landscapes to kill insect pests and troublesome weeds, but many are indiscriminate and devastate...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 8
Fiercer and more frequent natural disasters in recent years have many homeowners re-evaluating their landscaping. Many are restocking with trees and...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 5
Houseplants are quick to tell you when they need help. They display discolored leaves, drooping stems, and little or no growth. That usually gives...
Published on January 10, 2020 - Page 7
Gardeners in 2020 will veer from the beaten path, opting for unconventional varieties and eco-conscious surroundings, according to a plant trends...
Published on December 28, 2019 - Page 6
Another growing season is building momentum with the arrival of the 2020 seed catalogs. Gardeners are drafting plans for new harvests. There’s such a...
Published on December 14, 2019 - Page 11
Gardeners skimming the newly arrived 2020 seed catalogs should spend less time on the tempting photographs and more time focusing on what retailers...
Published on December 1, 2019 - Page 32
Wind-driven air and too little precipitation are common wintertime side effects that can damage drought-sensitive trees, lawns and shrubs. Help...
Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 10
The outdoor growing season is over in most of the U.S., and it’s time to pause and take stock. Review those gardening impressions that delighted you...