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Video: Perfect perennials for constant color in your garden

Master Gardener Shelley Baeslack explained how you can use perennials to create interest in your garden all four seasons when she visited our library last week. If you missed her talk (or wish to revisit it,) we filmed it and … Continue reading

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Perfect perennials for continuous color

Learn how to create color in your garden all year during a free gardening program at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, at our Main Branch A volunteer from the Master Gardener program will demonstrate how to add continuous color … Continue reading

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Learn about the care & maintenance of roses

Roses are beautiful and can brighten any garden. They can also be fickle, if you don’t know how to grow them. Learn about the care and maintenance of roses with an expert from Petitti Garden Centers during a special program at … Continue reading

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Get orchid advice from a master gardener

Lake County Master Gardener Susan Cowling offered advice on caring for orchids when she visited earlier this month. She makes recommendations for watering, light, humidity, fertilizer, and potting the lovely (and surprisingly hardy) plants. She also suggests some lovely starter … Continue reading

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Learn how to care for orchids from a master gardener

Orchids are lovely, colorful and—to the novice gardener—intimidating. However, flora fans might be surprised to learn how hardy orchids can be. And they’ll re-bloom regularly if they receive the proper water, light, temperature, humidity and fertilizer. Lake County Master Gardener Susan … Continue reading

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