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September 2, 2009
Bulbs can be moved this time of year if they are healthy and unwashed. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Hortiscope: Schefflera can be carefully pruned to stay small
September 2, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 26, 2009
Hortiscope: Gloxinias will take root using a fresh leaf, good soil
August 26, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2009
The Park Rapids Garden Club has declared Darlene Wallick's 2-year-old perennial garden the flower patch of the month in August. The octogenarian's 
garden at 405 Oak Blvd. held many pleasant surprises this spring when "volunteers" began to sprout - including some sunflowers. Winged beauties are drawn to her butterfly bush. The garden club welcomes nominations for the designation; contact Lynne Denman at 732-5570. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Butterflies, garden club laud Wallick's work
August 15, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 29, 2009
Rhubarb lesions harmless; remove infected stalks
July 29, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 22, 2009
Prune straggling petunias and fertilize for best results
July 22, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 15, 2009
Apple trees: fruit often weighs down branches
July 15, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 8, 2009
Twenty Mule Team Borax kills creeping Charlie
July 8, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 1, 2009
Robin Johnson, at left, spent spring keeping the thousands of sprouting plants and flower baskets in tip-top shape. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Hafner's: More than 1 million plants
July 1, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 24, 2009
Plants tell us in their way they're ailing
June 24, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 20, 2009
Hubbard County Historical Society board member LaVonne Shelton began gardening outside of the museum Wednesday and continued for the rest of the week. Park Rapids Floral donated colorful petunias to be planted all around the water fountain. After a week of gardening, Shelton and other members will be busy next week baking pies for an old fashioned pie social that will take place at the museum Saturday, June 27. (Riham Feshir / Enterprise)
Beautifying the museum
June 20, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 10, 2009
Hortiscope: Plant bugs are killed with soapy water
June 10, 2009 - 1:00pm
March 25, 2009
Anne Morgan, at right, spoke to local gardeners and gardening enthusiasts last week at Riverside United Methodist Church in Park Rapids. She discussed Community Supported Agriculture and a variety of soil and pest issues. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Gardeners meet to dish dirt; swap strategies; learn what works here
March 25, 2009 - 4:00pm
Showing the different parts of a celery plant, Donna Anderson taught fourth and fifth graders, from left, Jake Jager, Nate Rasmussen, Hannah Rasmussen, Katie Jager and Drew Franklin, a junior master gardening class in Menahga Thursday. (Riham Feshir / Enterprise)
Junior gardeners getting their green thumbs dirty
March 25, 2009 - 4:00pm