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White Lake garden is this week’s winner
When Sandra Bosca developed vertigo, she had to get creative with her gardening. She succeeded.        
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Gardening: Start planning to transfer plants indoors
When night temperatures are in the 50s, begin bringing houseplants indoors and decide which perennials to overwinter        
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Community gardens could grow in blighted Nevada neighborhoods
Community gardens could sprout in blighted urban areas under a bill introduced Friday in the Nevada Senate.
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Lead hazard and soil testing resources
• Next week in Homewood, the Community Empowerment Association will hold a town hall educational forum on lead poisoning in water, paint and soil. Elected officials have been invited, along with representatives of public health, housing, environmental and legal agencies. The event starts at 6 p.m. Feb. 21 at 7120 Kelly St. Details: 412-371-3689, ext. 44.
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Lead in soil: Screening is the first step
For gardeners, planning for spring planting starts now. There are some extra steps for those who want to plant on a vacant lot in the city.
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Alimay Kendrick, Baltimore gardener and floral artist, dies
Alimay Thompson Kendrick, a master gardener whose artistry in ancient Japanese styles of floral arrangements inspired students and graced her Northwest Baltimore community, died of cardiac arrest Jan. 31 at Sinai Hospital. She was 94. Mrs. Kendrick's award-winning arrangements, often of chrysanthemums...
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Community garden in Phoenix seeks federal reprieve
Plots of produce cultivated by refugees, veterans and students that brighten a dusty lot in Phoenix will have to relocate next week, unless ...       
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Community garden plots available at Oregon Ridge Nature Center
About a dozen plots remain available for the 2017 season in the Oregon Ridge Nature Center's community garden in Cockeysville, according to center officials. The garden, which is situated near Shawan Road and Beaver Dam Road, includes 81 10-by-10-foot plots available to interested gardeners who...
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Can you dig it? Community gardens to expand in Burlington County
Dare to think, or dream, about spring - despite Punxsutawney Phil. Especially if you are a gardener. A community garden with 104 new plots is being created by the Burlington County Department of Resource Conservation at a preserved former dairy farm in Moorestown with the hope they will be ready in May.
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Nurturing nature at Bethlehem's Hoover-Mason Trestle
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - Not everything is coming up roses at the Hoover-Mason Trestle at Bethlehem's SteelStacks. Ironweed, sumac, switch grass, black birch, blue asters, Virginia creepers and other plants are also growing along the elevated walkway that takes visitors over the narrow-gauge rail that Bethlehem Steel once used to ...
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Colorado Fall Home Show, garden expo’s big numbers obscure do-gooder mission
The Colorado Fall Home Show and the Colorado Garden & Home showin February are massive events that doubles as a fundraiser for its nonprofit organizers.
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