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Growing Lilies in Containers

Mon, 04/12/2021 - 9:45am

I started growing lilies in containers out of pure frustration. I had planted some gorgeous orange-red lilies I’d gotten from the MSHS Bulb Sale in my garden borders. Every time the bulbs stems or leaves popped up, a rabbit was there to munch it down—for a couple of years, I never saw a bloom. Then, ... Read More about Growing Lilies in Containers

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7 Easy Annuals to Grow from Seed

Thu, 03/18/2021 - 12:22pm

This week’s episode of Grow it, Minnesota, is all about growing flowers from seed. I interviewed Amy Kainz of Milkweed.and.Daisies, who has a half-acre garden filled with pollinator-friendly plants, including many easy annuals she has grown from seed. She also grows some that are a bit more complicated, such as snapdragons, but we’re talking easy ... Read More about 7 Easy Annuals to Grow from Seed

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