TAG : July 2007

On The Garden Path: Cacti

My husband and I bought and planted two hybrid cacti - torch and satellite - in the spring of 2005.Our cacti get several blooms each year in the spring, but the blooms only open at night, and they only stay open during the following day, usually dying, or drooping, by that night.Since we only ...

Garden Clippings: Getting Rid of Poison Ivy

Take care when ridding the garden of poison ivyThis article previously ran in the July 6, 2004, issue of CAPPER'S.'Leaves of three, let it be' is a timeless piece of advice for all who venture outdoors, but this guidance is not an option for gardeners who have poison ivy invade their ...