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  • Artists Village Upgrades

    August 16, 2013
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    Artist Village Walkway Replacement, Drainage Improvements and Handicap Accessibility Initiative Beginning the week of August 19, Toledo Botanical Garden will upgrade its Artists Village hardscape. This project will improve the entire village, resulting in a much safer walkway system, proper ADA access to all village buildings and reduction of storm water run-off. Every attempt will […]

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  • Early August Checklist

    August 08, 2013
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    - Apply supplemental water to the garden if there has not been an inch of rain in the previous week. Remember: plants in hanging baskets dry out faster than plants in the ground. – Fertilize roses for the last time this year. – Sow seeds of biennials, such as Canterbury bells and foxglove. – Cut […]

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  • Keep annuals blooming by removing spent blossoms. Prune suckers and water sprouts from apple trees. Enjoy local peaches. Plant Chinese cabbage, endive, snap beans, kohlrabi, lettuce and radish for fall harvest. Cut back mints, oregano, and savory to promote bushy growth. Harvest summer squash when they are young and tender. Blanch celery a week before […]

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  • Benefits of Native and Ornamental Grasses as an Option to Turf Grass by Joshua Fietz, TBG Horticulturist Click here to watch Joshua’s video! Turf grass was initially used to provide an active space in yards, creating a great surface for play and events.  This gave people a great reason to maintain the grass and keep […]

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