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Gardening

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  • Stratford Student Club Helps The Environment

    Stratford Student Club Helps The Environment
    Many high schools have clubs and activities to participate in, including skating clubs for skateboarders, but at Bunnell High School in Stratford, Connecticut, the SKATENG club, SKATENG with an E, is a club for students to involve themselves in the care...
  • New 'Living Landscape' book encompasses need for biodiversity in public and private gardens

    New 'Living Landscape' book encompasses need for biodiversity in public and private gardens
    Gardening books come and go, offering much of the same about container gardening, multi-season landscapes and weed and pest control. Doug Tallamy's books, however, strike a different chord and grab the gardener's attention, especially anyone who wants...
  • Colonial Williamsburg exhibit explores 18th-century passion for natural history

    Colonial Williamsburg exhibit explores 18th-century passion for natural history
    When English colonists began exploring America in the early 17th century, curiosity played as large a role in their drive to collect, inspect and classify its many new plants, animals and insects as the lure of adventure and the profit motive. And so...
  • Seed library sprouts at Indian Prairie Public Library in Darien

    Seed library sprouts at Indian Prairie Public Library in Darien
    Books and beets might just go together. A simple wooden box in the Indian Prairie Public Library in Darien holds many possibilities for a bountiful harvest, including snap peas, beets and corn poppies. The library is taking its mission of lending to...
  • Plant sale savvy: Experts share shopping tips for gardeners

     Plant sale savvy: Experts share shopping tips for gardeners
    Veteran gardeners will tell you there's no better place to buy plants than at a local plant sale. These events are usually fundraisers sponsored by garden clubs, community organizations, and botanical gardens and arboretums. They're a great way for...
  • Nature's clock will tell you when to spray for crabgrass

    Nature's clock will tell you when to spray for crabgrass
    With all the wacky weather in Maryland this winter, when will be the right time to apply crabgrass pre-emergent [herbicide] this spring? Application dates are based on when crabgrass seed "normally" germinates, but this may be a prime year to rely on...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, March 29 Amazon hero Join Hopework and Friends as they discuss Wonder Woman, one of the most popular superheroes of all time, at 2:30 p.m. at Victoria Gastro Pub, 8201 Snowden River Parkway in Columbia. Information: 410-750-1880. Monday, March...
  • Get tips on gardening and more at Landscape and Garden Fair

    Get tips on gardening and more at Landscape and Garden Fair
    An item in Thursday's Lake Sentinel print edition misstates speakers and some of the activities of the fair. The fourth annual Landscape and Garden Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 18 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 19 at Discovery Gardens at...
  • On Gardening: Invest in crinum lilies for long-term beauty and fragrance

    It was love at first sight that day in Brookhaven, Miss., when I came across the grand crinum lily, Crinum asiaticum, I fell in love even though it wasn't blooming. The tree-like structure of the stem or stalk and the large exotic foliage sold me with its...
  • Glen Burnie West: Family of Ferndale woman battling cancer reaches out for help

    Glen Burnie West: Family of Ferndale woman battling cancer reaches out for help
    Tanya Locklear had a really bad headache. The Ferndale resident suffered from chiari malformation for years, a rare neurological disorder of the brain that can cause sudden, severe headaches from just sneezing or coughing. So when Locklear went to the...
  • Florida travel calendar for April

    Florida travel calendar for April
    Check out festivals and events in April across the state. This list is organized by region. Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County) April 3: Jazz Friday at Foosaner Museum...