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    How to Grow Bottle Gourds

    Let's face it, growing gourds is confusing. Bottle gourds are cucurbits, members of the gourd family Cucurbitaceae. Both beginner and experienced gardeners generally can recognize the basic similarities they share…

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    Vertical Gardening

    Hi – Brenda Tripp here in good ole southern Illinois! It's a bit cold today and not one of my favorite times to be outside, so I thought I would…

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    Gifts from the Garden

    Here are a few ways creative gardeners can harvest holiday gifts from the garden.