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During the week that the challenge ran, we received 6 questions tagged terminology: What is apical dominance? What's the difference between annual, biennial, and perennial plants? What's the difference between corms, bulbs, and tubers? What is the term for this pruning technique that causes stubby, clublike branches? How can I identify the “type” of a rose ...


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Bulbs are commonly planted in Spring and Fall/Autumn, and ‐ depending on where you live ‐ one of those seasons will be upon us before we know it. Let's have a challenge about bulbs.


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During the week that the challenge ran, we received 7 questions tagged seed-saving How do you collect and keep cucumber seeds for planting the next year? Can I save the seeds of Maiden Grass? How do I save lilac seeds? Can I save the berries from a Big Blue Liriope (Liriope muscari) and plant them next spring? How can I save seeds from strawberries? Can I ...


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During the week(s) that the challenge ran, we received 8 questions tagged pruning: Should I try to treat a Majesty palm tree with brown holes in the leaves? How should I prune a cleistocactus that got too tall? What is a sucker and how does it differ from a water sprout or branch? How should I prune a common fig for best productivity? Why the leaves of my ...


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Here is a list of the status-completed challenges, in order of age: 2014 November 3 - 10: terminology - Weekly topic challenge: terminology [completed] November 10 - 17: seed-saving - Weekly topic challenge: seed-saving [completed] November 17 - 24: harvesting - Weekly topic challenge: harvesting [completed] November 24 - December 1: overwintering - ...


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