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It Is Time To Bring Those Pelargoniums out of HibernationIt Is Time To Bring Those Pelargoniums out of Hibernation
By jvdubb on March 25, 2015

The days are getting longer and spring is just around the corner. March is a good time to bring those Pelargoniums you tucked away for winter back out into the world.

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Winter Doesn't End the Beauty of Your GardenWinter Doesn't End the Beauty of Your Garden
By jvdubb on February 24, 2015

Some gardeners mourn the end of their growing season when plants die back. Some gardeners work hard in the fall, cleaning out their beds and cutting everything back for tidiness. While there are reasons to cut back some plants, I've come to love my winterscape when things are left as is.

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Don't Throw Out Those Pelargoniums at the End of the Season!Don't Throw Out Those Pelargoniums at the End of the Season!
By jvdubb on October 29, 2014

Storksbill geraniums (Pelargoniums) are a beloved staple in summer containers and landscaping. Every fall most of the summer's selections end up being tossed out, or composted, without a second thought. What you might not know is that Pelargoniums are simple to overwinter, and not as houseplants that require care!

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Your Sempervivum May Not Be Dead!Your Sempervivum May Not Be Dead!
By jvdubb on May 16, 2013

If a pest has eaten the center of your Sempervivum, don't automatically discard it. Sometimes with a little patience and protection the center will start to grow back!

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