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Hellebores: The Christmas Rose

In addition to the Cyclamen, Poinsettias and Amaryllis that fill our greenhouse at this time of year, we also get in pots of hellebores. Helleborus niger, commonly called the Christmas rose, is one of the few perennials that flowers in the winter on Cape Cod. Their flowers range from green to white, and because what…

Decorate For The Birds

You can create outdoor decorations that do double duty: decorations for the holidays, and feeding the birds. See how to use suet cages or make pine cone ornaments decorate trees, wreaths and swags.

Is That Fuzzy Moss Killing My Trees?

That fuzzy growth on your trees isn't moss, it is lichen, and it's doing no harm. Read why some trees have more lichen than others.

Paperwhites! Growing Narcissus Indoors.

Six tips for growing paperwhite Narcissus indoors. Learn about great containers, watering, and supporting flopping stems.

We Love Amaryllis!

Here are 10 tips for growing the most beautiful indoor amaryllis on Cape Cod. Read about potting, staking and keeping these bulbs from year to year.

Dealing With Storm Damage on Cape Cod

Do you have plants damaged by the Cape Cod nor'easter? Here are some steps for repair and cleanup.

Keeping Dahlias For Next Year

As we inch toward our first hard frost, It's time to decide if you want to keep your Dahlia tubers for next season or not. If you want to keep Dahlias for next season, here are the steps for doing so

8 Tips for Fall Garden Cleanup

Fall landscape cleanup isn't an "all or nothing" situation. Learn why some garden maintenance is required in autumn, while other tasks could be put off until spring.

Preparing for Winter Protection

Wondering which plants need protection from the cold winter temperatures? Read about mulches, burlap and Wilt Pruf plant protecting spray.

October in the Vegetable Garden

From picking to planting, here is a roundup of what you should be doing in your Cape Cod vegetable garden in October.

Bringing Plants Indoors In Fall

It's almost time to bring houseplants indoors. Get prepared now with the products that will help with insect control and watering your indoor greenery.

Pruning Rose of Sharon

Although Rose of Sharon can be pruned in early spring, if you want to get rid of the seed pods and also prune, this is the time of year for doing so.

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