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Posts tagged overwintering

The Angel’s Trumpet Returns

The Angel’s Trumpet Returns
An angel’s trumpet in flower in July. In spring, the plant doesn’t look promising. Despite recent cold and snow, I just finished one of my early spring gardening projects: bringing the angel’s trumpet out from its winter dormancy. For high drama in the garden, there’s nothing like an angel’s trumpet, also know [...]

Begonias to Share

After pulling the begonia tubers in late October, I let them dry for several weeks. Then, I nestled them in moist vermiculite in a plastic bucket. When I checked in on the tubers in February, they’d already sprouted — even though the bucket had a lid on it! Mrs. B. called me late in October. The frost was coming and it would be the end [...]


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