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It was already a weed problem, invading gardens and natural areas, but now, Multiflora rose is also known to be the host plant for Rose Rosette Disease.
There’s a devastating disease threatening roses – yup, even those reliably rugged ‘Knock-Out®’ roses you see everywhere, they can get it too.
It’s time to raise the blade on your lawnmower so your grass doesn’t get scalped and scalded in the summer sun.
Daphnes are pretty little shrubs that smell spectacular when they flower in the spring, which is why so many gardeners can’t resist them – but they die easily.
How can you keep your planters of petunias and such looking perky all summer?
Gardeners like to use the 4th of July as a reminder for some stuff you shouldn’t wait much longer to do, such as pruning spring flowering shrubs.
Sometimes water just sits on top of potting soil and won’t soak in, overflowing instead. Here’s a quick fix to avoid the mess.
If you’re growing fruits and vegetables, at some point, you’ll probably have more than you can eat. Share your harvest with food pantries through Philabundance.
During the happy hour event at the College of Physicians, you’ll find out how herbs have been used for centuries not only to add flavor to food but also for health and healing.
For all the fuss about the trouble with old fashioned pink and blue hydrangeas this year, there’s a stand out in the garden that’s doing just dandy after our harsh winter.
The Emerald Ash Borer is here, an invasive beetle from Asia which has already destroyed tens of millions of ash trees across the USA!
To make an impact in the garden, nothing succeeds like repetition and, since annuals only bloom for one season, don’t be shy.
Unlike the alien white variety, our native Trumpet Honeysuckle or Coral Honeysuckle is a sweet vine in many ways and not invasive.
For over 30 years, the Wilmington City Gardens contest has helped revitalize and beautify local neighborhoods. Take the tour this weekend.
If you don’t want to deadhead your rhododendron, don’t bother. Deadheading saves the plant some energy it would spend making seed heads, but really, the plant won’t care much either way.