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Growing Memories, Fruit Tree Problems

Stores are wafting cinnamon and pumpkin spice our expectant way. Already they’re tempting us with plaid flannel shirts and fuzzy sweaters—as we hit 101° for the 52nd day. But to get into the spirit, here’s Chi and Steve Barefield’s gold Christmas ornament version of a partridge in their League City pear tree! Recently, CTG’s gotten | read more →

Garden Love Story

Native heartleaf rosemallow (Hibiscus martianus) always wins hearts, including mine. With Sunday morning’s break from searing heat, a diminutive rosy blossom unfurled. Have you ever seen this on your plants? Sort of looks like foam sealant, don’t you think? This one’s not to love, though. Henry Thornton discovered it on his Shasta daisies after all | read more →

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Planting New Memories

air date: September 21, 2019

Missing sentimental plants you can’t grow in CTX? Jennie and Matt Horvath from Wimberley Gardens start new memories with Texas tough versions that take the place of those you left behind. Cottage garden style meets contemporary design. Discover what’s troubling your fruit trees and learn to divide succulents.

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September To Do List

This month's tips for how to care for your plants, pruning, fertilizing, lawn care, and preping for your garden. Read the entire to do list.

Plant of the Week

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