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  • Cannas New to this

    ...ok pretty good and are beautiful. I have a lot of digging up to do in a few weeks to put them up for winter as I am in Minnesota. Hopefully I will store them correctly. Now… More

  • Cats and houseplants

    Any ideas on how to keep a cat from digging in my houseplants? I have tried a spray and It keeps him out for a few hours then he is right in there digging. More

  • Mysterious Plants

    ... my first house at the beginning of May and while digging and just plain looking around, I found some things that I don't know what they are. I'll post pics and hopefully someone will be able to identify what these are. I was planning on planting some… More

  • options for wintering cannas....does this really work???

    ...ggests growing cannas (and other summer flowering bulbs like dahlias)in INDIVIDUAL POTS rather… More

  • bulb questions

    ...they are somehow, wait until the foliage dies and dig them up. How do I store them until it's time to… More

  • evergreens

    How does one kill an evergreen without pulling or digging it out? They are right next to my foundation More

  • yucca

    ...Little did I know this plants root zone, tubar or bulb..whatever it is was such a pain in my bahooky. It… More

  • Transplanting irises

    I recently inherited some property and at the front of the house there are 4 different flower beds. One of them is COMPLETELY out of hand! There are two huge groups of irises. These flowers have not probably EVER been separated, grandma never cut them back or anything. So underneath… More

  • Another darn 'Wabbit' thread...

    ...L I wanted to plant a major garden... Many of the bulbs, rhizones and tender vegatation that will be going into an "L"… More

  • Indiana groundcover, too late to plant?

    ...y were laid down years ago. I would like to start digging in a couple weeks, and get… More

  • To save or not to save?

    ...ed into a house with old existing plants. We were digging up bulbs and seperating them and came across several plants that were unidentifiable. We said what the hay and potted them and fed them just so we can figure out what… More

  • Tulips

    I went out to look at my tulip bulbs yesterday and they were just laying there on top of the ground. Some of them had started sprouting , but most of them had rotted. They were my big red peonie tulip. I could have cried. I replanted the ones that… More

  • digging up dahlias too early?

    I am thinking of digging up dahlias now, even though they are in bloom, because they didn't really fit where I had them - will I hurt the tubers if they haven't had time to retain their energy? I ahve some bee balm in pots that I want to put… More

  • Spring bulbs and squrirrels

    ...strips of chicken wire over his to keep them from digging them up More

  • Digging Potatoes

    Well dug potatoes today, the red potatoes were huge but those D#$#@$#$ grub worms eat their fair share, the white (tougher skin)potatoes had little damage, so I will plant white from now own. after the barrel experience(see pictures) the ground planted potatoes truly out performed the barrel ones, I covered… More

  • Digging up and moving bulbs

    ...n is a good time to dig up and move the following bulbs: tulips, hyacinth, daffies, crocus and asiatic lilies? I live in Northern Vt in Zone 4. More

  • Something is digging up my newly planted veggies!

    I just placed my tomatoes, squash and cucumber plants (that I gingerly grew from seed mind you) in my garden on Sunday. For the 2nd time today. some are knocked over and dug up. Me thinks something is living under my deck! What do I do?? More

  • Question about digging/Planting under trees

    I would like to put in a shade garden under a canopy of trees in my backyard. The ground is full of little tree roots. Does anyone know if I could get around it by planting little plants so I don't need big holes, and then adding a layer of… More

  • cana lillies in larg pots

    ...come and gone. My cana's foliage is dying, and im digging up the tubers and storing them properly, as i have in the past. My question is, I have 2 large pots which i planted a few cana's in. If i just cut off the dead foliage… More

  • Help With Dahlias......

    Okay, so I couldn't help myself. I found a great little seller on Ebay who had some terrific deals on Dahlia tubers. Needless to say, I bought a bunch! They should be arriving within the week. It is very hot, dry, and humid here. I'm not expecting them to bloom… More

  • DEEP DIGGING "Tomatoes"

    OK I'm going to do a test, Ive been reading about whats above the ground in plant foliage theirs just about 2 to sometimes 2 1/2 times a root system under the soil, the average gardener only tillers about 8" to 12" deep. Along with this test Ive been told… More

  • Digging up bulbs

    ...the top soil is gone from it. Can I dig up all my bulbsMore