Sumi's Picks for Pruning Tools

 
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What I Really Do in the Garden in August

The Garden in August Again, this isn't one of those looong lists of “chores” in the garden.  I’m a gardener of the low-maintenance school, and I always want to …
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Sumi on Surviving this Horrible Summer

This is NOT a normal summer, Gene Sumi told shoppers during Homestead's Myrtle Festival - in the middle of the longest hot spell in anyone's memory.  It all …
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What I'm Doing in the Garden, July Edition

More Pruning and Hacking Back First, I have to confess that this photo shows how my garden looked last month.  Those astilbes have turned crispy, so I removed …
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Are You Pruning Your Tomatoes? And Do You Even Need to?

Pruning Tomatoes Newbie tomato-growers are subject to confusion, and that includes this newbie.  Recently, I saw this advice from Fine Gardening about pruning …
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Time to Prune Cherry Laurels (Azaleas, too)

  Lots of homeowners are looking for evergreen shrubs to cover up the foundation of their house, or to create screening and privacy from their neighbors.  That …
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Spring Pruning - the What and the How

Are you one of those homeowners who never does ANY pruning?  Well, you have lots of company.  But really, there are lots of common plants that are almost …
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What to Do in Your Garden in March

  Here’s what most people do. They wait until it’s already warm and colorful outdoors before noticing that their yards look pretty bad and wondering what they …
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