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  • Due to the cold temperatures and weather conditions, Toledo Botanical Garden will be closed on Tuesday, January 7, 2014. Keep up to date with the Garden here on our website and on our Facebook page.

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  • Due to the cold temperatures and weather conditions, Toledo Botanical Garden will be closed on Monday, January 6, 2014. Keep up to date with the Garden here on our website and on our Facebook page.

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  • Growing Poinsettias

    December 16, 2013
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    Many Poinsettias come with the container wrapped in decorative foil that might not allow proper drainage holding in too much moisture for the plant, so be sure to insert some holes through the foil and place in a drip pan or just remove the foil altogether. Most Poinsettias in the stores will also come wrapped […]

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  • Late September Check List

    September 18, 2013
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    Harvest green tomatoes before a killing frost. Ripen green tomatoes in a warm place away from direct sunlight. Purchase spring-flowering bulbs while supplies are in-stock. Dig and bring in gladioli. Note where fall color would add to the landscape. Harvest Brussels sprouts, carrots, and parsnips after they have been exposed to frost. Continue to weed. Share your harvest with […]

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  • Early September Checklist

    September 03, 2013
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    Plant trees, shrubs, and ground covers this month. Establish a small grain cover crop on empty vegetable garden space. Begin moving houseplants indoors. Compost non-diseased garden debris. Potatoes are ready for harvest when their tops begin to turn brown. Order spring-flowering bulbs now. Have your soil tested before applying lawn fertilizer. Test grapes for ripeness […]

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