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by Donna Tatting Chisago County Master Gardener I’m frequently asked about what trees, shrubs and perennials I’d recommend for a home landscape or garden. Without hesitation, I can name dozens of lovely choices that are both my personal favorites and big sellers at most garden centers. But befor...Read More
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In recent years, people who have driven past Albert Tanko’s home off Highway 5 and Zodiac Street between North Branch and Isanti have slowed down take in the view. Some have even stopped, driven up to Tanko’s house and asked him for a tour of the property. “I didn’t initially, but now I’m ...Read More
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This isn’t my favorite topic because it means that winter is on its way.  I don’t have anything against winter, well not much, anyway.  However, for gardeners who spend every spare minute in the garden, it’s hard to see the season end.  On a positive note, there are some things we can still...Read More
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