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Alamance Gardener August 2021

If your lawn isn’t living up to your expectations, this month’s Alamance Gardener can help you achieve your dream. Alamance …

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Alamance Gardener July 2021

Have you ever seen a beautiful shrub and wished you could have one just like it for your own …

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Alamance Gardener June 2021

Learning how to identify plant health issues takes years of experience to become really good at it, and even …

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Alamance Gardener - May 2021

Super Secret Soil Service – Revealed! Read this and more in this month’s edition of The Alamance Gardener newsletter! Alamance …

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Alamance Gardener - April 2021

Strawberry season is here! Want to grow your own? Find out how in this month’s edition of the Alamance …

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Alamance Gardener March 2021

Meet Bill Kleiner, our new Extension Director and Horticulture Agent, in the March edition of Alamance Gardener! Alamance Gardener – …

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February 2021 Alamance Gardener

It’s dormant pruning season and this issue of Alamance Gardener will show you the what and when of it. Alamance …

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Alamance Gardener January 2021

Alamance Gardener JANUARY 2021 Zone of confusion? Make sense of those garden catalogs in this month’s …

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Alamance Gardener November 2020

Mark Danieley is retiring! Read all about it, plus get some November gardening tips in this month’s edition of …

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September 2020 Alamance Gardener

It’s September and the 10th Annual Master Gardener℠ Volunteers of Alamance County Fall Plant Sale is not the only …

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Alamance Gardener - July 2020

When enough is too much, the damage shows up later. Read more about summer plant problems in this month’s …

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Alamance Gardener June 2020

Take a look at what’s bugging your yard in this month’s Alamance Gardener. Alamance Gardener JUNE …

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Alamance Gardener - May 2020

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