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Plant Nursery Advice: How to Care for a Christmas Cactus

December 27, 2018

Did you get a Christmas cactus at the plant nursery this holiday season? This flowering houseplant, native to the tropical rainforests of Brazil, can live for years with the right care. Fortunately, keepin ...

Outdoor Plants and Winter Damage – What You Need to Know

December 20, 2018

The cold spells and frosty conditions we get here in northern Utah can wreak havoc on your outdoor plants. Winter damage is a real problem for many local gardeners, and not all plants survive when the weat ...

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How to Build a Hugelkultur Raised Bed Garden

December 18, 2018

Hugelkultur raised bed gardens have been around for centuries, and today’s gardeners are embracing the sustainable practice. Pronounced “HOO-gul-culture,” hugelkultur is a German word that roughly tr ...

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Beautiful Blooming Indoor Plants to Brighten Your Utah Home

December 12, 2018

Blooming indoor plants can bring vibrant color, fragrance and beauty to your Utah home – and in the winter, when everything outside is looking a little drab and dreary, flowering houseplants are a defini ...

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Garden Center Calendar – December Gardening Tasks

December 6, 2018

In December, gardening tasks might not be at the top of your to-do list for the month. But garden center experts recommend taking a break from the holiday madness to care for your indoor and outdoor plants ...