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November: Prepare potted plants for winter weather

November: Prepare potted plants for winter weather

If you have not yet experienced your first fall frost, as your first frost date approaches, prepare hardy plants you are growing outdoors in containers for winter. Plant roots are generally not as cold hardy as the top of the plant, so they ...

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Are My Apples Ripe?

Are My Apples Ripe?

In the Pacific Northwest, the earliest varieties are often ready to start picking by mid-August. If you are not sure when you should start checking the varieties in your yard for their ripeness, review our ripening order list. Some people ...

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Harvesting Quince

Harvesting Quince

p5rn7vb Quinces are ready to harvest when they are aromatic and the seeds have matured to a dark color. The background color in the portion of skin that never sees the sun changes from green to yellow or yellow-green about the ...

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