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  • How-To

    Preview: Healthy Garden: What’s in the Bag?

    Most of us care about ingredients. We read a label to know whether we’re buying a soup with noodles or one with beans, yet the process is less straightforward when…

  • How-To

    Getting to the Coir of the Matter

    Gardeners for years have lined their hanging baskets with long-fiber coir. Learn how this material differs from peat.

  • How-To

    How to Grow Tomatoes in Containers

    When my husband retired from the Navy and we set about gardening on Florida’s panhandle, tomatoes were high on our list of things to grow. We tried valiantly to rise…