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Carolina Gardens

Seasonal tips from our gardening expert

Planting a tree

Consider its purpose, plant it properly

Winter witches

Plus garden to do's for February

The Great Pumpkin!

Plus garden to do's for October & November

How to identify tree hazards

Recognizing basic hazards in your trees can protect you and others from loss

Sing a song of Solomon’s seal

Plus garden to do's for April & May

Gardening for everyone

Ideas abound for disability friendly, small-space plantings

Winter is for the birds!

You can create an environment to attract feathered visitors


The pop and a burst of juice make muscadines one of the traditional treats of late summer

Color your world with sun coleus

Plus garden to do's for June & July

Artful entrances

Create a unique, welcoming gate to your garden

The berry beautiful nandina

Plus garden to do's for December & January

Save those seeds!

Plus garden to do's for August & September

Growing a nutritional garden

Top 10 plants that pack a vitamin and mineral punch