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Blueberry from Down Under!

Blueberry from Down Under!

| May 25, 2011

Whether we know it or not, most of us are familiar with the genus Vaccinium as it has among its members several current or potential commercial crops, such as blueberry, cranberry, bilberry and huckleberry. Vaccinium delavayi, however, is strictly ornamental and very unlikely to be our next export success. The name vaccinium is an ancient […]

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Twenty Winter Garden Tips

Twenty Winter Garden Tips

| December 25, 2010 | 9 Comments

When winter gets serious – no more of those little squalls that send gardeners scurrying for shelter – but days of rain and numbing cold, it can seem that hibernation really is the best way to get through winter. But once all the seed and plant catalogues and the latest books have been read, what […]

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