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Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
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NDSU’s red Norland potato is a popular option thanks to its smooth skin, shallow eyes, reliable yield, vigorous plants and versatility in cooking. Special to The Forum
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
2 hours 42 min ago
February 22, 2018
Goddess mugs from Moorhead's Aerow will be available at the Unglued: Craft Fest this weekend at the Plains Art Museum. Special to The Forum
Annual Unglued: Craft Fest features macrame, letterpress, leatherworks and more
February 22, 2018 - 8:45am
February 18, 2018
The 57th Annual Red River Valley Home and Garden Show will be held Feb 23-25, 2018 at the Fargodome. Special to The Forum
Home and Garden Show celebrates past, present and future
February 18, 2018 - 8:09am
February 17, 2018
Paul DuBowy's inherited Christmas cactus is more than 60 years old. Special to The Forum
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
February 17, 2018 - 7:41am
Rubber plants become tree-like in nature, so the natural tendency is to shed some lower leaves as they age, so try increasing humidity. Special to The Forum
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
February 17, 2018 - 7:09am
February 11, 2018
Roger and Margaret Nelson are selling their historic home on 8th Street that was built in 1883.  David Samson / The Forum
History for sale: Longtime owners of Fargo pioneer home ready for new chapter
February 11, 2018 - 8:09am
February 10, 2018
Floral foam, a containter and a little creativity can turn cash-and-carry flowers into a beautiful floral arrangement.
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Adding flair to cash-and-carry Valentine flowers
February 10, 2018 - 7:44am
A reader submitted this photo of her neglected orchid plant that bloomed unexpectedly. Special to The Forum
Reader discovers neglected orchid bloomed unexpectedly, with little care
February 10, 2018 - 7:15am
February 6, 2018
When Melissa Schmalenberger, a.k.a. MS. Simplicity, moved with her husband from a four-bedroom home in south Fargo to a one-bedroom apartment in the Seattle, Wash., area, she had to apply her own principles of downsizing and minimizing. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Practicing what she preaches: MS. Simplicity minimizes household with downsized move to Seattle
February 6, 2018 - 8:15am
February 4, 2018
Jon Walters celebrates after setting up camp on Mille Lacs Lake to watch the annual snowkiting festival last year. Special to The Forum
Camping in below zero temps: Why some say it’s an ‘invaluable experience’
February 4, 2018 - 11:10am
February 3, 2018
The flowers in the photo are a large-flowered florist strain of Canterbury bells, and the flower is considered a biennial. Special to The Forum
Mystery flower can be grown outdoors
February 3, 2018 - 7:35am
North Dakota’s largest Ohio Buckeye is growing at the Diocese of Fargo Bishop’s Residence, 608 Broadway.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
How to grow your own champion tree
February 3, 2018 - 7:23am
January 27, 2018
Browsing seed catalogs in mid-winter helps plan the upcoming gardening season.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Seed catalogs spark mid-winter gardening excitement
January 27, 2018 - 7:45am
Brown tips on this peace lily's leaves indicate a negative reaction to salts that accumulate in the soil from water type or excess fertilizer. Special to The Forum
Peace lily problems often soil or water-related
January 27, 2018 - 7:18am