Vermont Garden Journal

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The Vermont Garden Journal is hosted by horticulturalist Charlie Nardozzi and focuses on a topic that's relevant to both new and experienced gardeners, including pruning lilac bushes, growing blight-free tomatoes, groundcovers, sunflowers, bulbs, pests and more.More from Vermont Garden Journal »

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Vermont Garden Journal: The Key To Clean Air At Home? Houseplants

Houseplants are great for cleaning the air and brightening up a house during the dark winter months. They actually reduce depression and anxiety and hel...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Wild Greens And How To Cultivate Them

Some wild greens are found outside, growing on their own and while others require some cultivation to reach their full potential. Either way, wild green...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Witch Hazel

Witch hazel is a shrub that doesn't need much attention. It grows in full sun or part shade, does best in well-drained soil and has few pests (although...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Spicing Up Your Garden With An Herb Spiral

Even though you can't work in your garden during the winter, that shouldn't stop you from designing your garden for the spring! A great way to add some ...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Tips For Great Garden Design

Winter is a great time to reflect on last year's garden and plan what to do in the new growing season. Here are some tips to help with your perennial...

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Vermont Garden Journal: 6 Plants For Your Vegetable Garden In 2016

A new year means it's time to peruse the seed catalogs and look for new vegetables to start this spring. Here are some veggies I'm excited to try...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Mistletoe

'Tis the season for mistletoe! It's a plant with a rich history and was once said to have sacred powers to enhance fertility, peace and extend your life...

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Vermont Garden Journal: What A Warm Winter Will Do To Your Garden

Even though winter solstice is drawing near, the usually cold nights, snow flurries and wind chills are absent. November was one of the warmest on...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Poisonous Holiday House Plants

Colorful plants and seasonal greens are a staple in many homes during the holiday season, but it's important to makes sure you protect your children and...

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Vermont Garden Journal: Gifts For Gardeners

For a gardener, you can always give gift certificates for bags of compost or potting soil, but let's go out on a limb to find a few gifts more creative...

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