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Horticulture

March/April 2019
Magazine

Since 1904, Horticulture Magazine has provided avid gardeners and plantspeople with accurate, compelling coverage of gardens and the plants and design techniques that truly make them shine. Our in-depth features take you to outstanding gardens and explain their plants and practices.

editor’s note

A Very Useful Weed • Reconsider this common plant that we seldom intend to grow

Key Contents • Keep a raised bed’s soil healthy and productive with four simple steps

Fantastic False Indigo • This magical true-blue favorite could star in a fairy tale set on the prairie

Better Basils • Disease-resistant cultivars, plus ways to get kids gardening

EMMA’S PICKS

The Plentiful Persimmon • A chance tree has proven very productive in the author’s New England garden

MAKING THE CUT • A rose pro offers his top varieties for cutting, ways to extend their life in the vase and tips for creating informal arrangements

10 BEST ROSES FOR THE VASE

Welcome HOME • Plan spring plantings with the goal of supporting wildlife year-round

BEGINNING WITH Bees • How to choose and site a beehive, plus basic care and other considerations

CITIZENS OF A HIVE

HELPING WITHOUT A HIVE

RESOURCES

Hometown HORTICULTURE • The grassroots group Cultivate Catskill plants pride in a New York community

PLANTED on instagram • Garden inspiration and information abounds on the imagery-based social media site

FIND THEM ON INSTAGRAM (& BEYOND)

PLANTING FOR Fire • Certain landscaping measures can help protect a home from wildfire

PLANTS FOR THE DEFENSIBLE SPACE

Plants We Love • Favorite groundcovers for sun and shade

The Savage Removal of a Malicious Shrub


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Frequency: Every other month Pages: 76 Publisher: Active Interest Media Edition: March/April 2019

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: February 27, 2019

Formats

OverDrive Magazine

subjects

Home & Garden

Languages

English

Since 1904, Horticulture Magazine has provided avid gardeners and plantspeople with accurate, compelling coverage of gardens and the plants and design techniques that truly make them shine. Our in-depth features take you to outstanding gardens and explain their plants and practices.

editor’s note

A Very Useful Weed • Reconsider this common plant that we seldom intend to grow

Key Contents • Keep a raised bed’s soil healthy and productive with four simple steps

Fantastic False Indigo • This magical true-blue favorite could star in a fairy tale set on the prairie

Better Basils • Disease-resistant cultivars, plus ways to get kids gardening

EMMA’S PICKS

The Plentiful Persimmon • A chance tree has proven very productive in the author’s New England garden

MAKING THE CUT • A rose pro offers his top varieties for cutting, ways to extend their life in the vase and tips for creating informal arrangements

10 BEST ROSES FOR THE VASE

Welcome HOME • Plan spring plantings with the goal of supporting wildlife year-round

BEGINNING WITH Bees • How to choose and site a beehive, plus basic care and other considerations

CITIZENS OF A HIVE

HELPING WITHOUT A HIVE

RESOURCES

Hometown HORTICULTURE • The grassroots group Cultivate Catskill plants pride in a New York community

PLANTED on instagram • Garden inspiration and information abounds on the imagery-based social media site

FIND THEM ON INSTAGRAM (& BEYOND)

PLANTING FOR Fire • Certain landscaping measures can help protect a home from wildfire

PLANTS FOR THE DEFENSIBLE SPACE

Plants We Love • Favorite groundcovers for sun and shade

The Savage Removal of a Malicious Shrub


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