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A favorite in our garden, Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm', blooms abundantly in mid-summer into fall along with Echinacea. It's native to the eastern USA but does surprisingly well in full sun during our very dry summers in the West. Winter hardy in USDA zones 3 through 9, it spreads slowly by rhizomes to form clumps. ... See MoreSee Less

A favorite in our garden, Rudbeckia fulgida Goldsturm, blooms abundantly in mid-summer into fall along with Echinacea. Its native to the eastern USA but does surprisingly well in full sun during our very dry summers in the West. Winter hardy in USDA zones 3 through 9, it spreads slowly by rhizomes to form clumps.

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Louis Desenadid you ever get "black spots" on the leaves???"-

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Found this gorgeous 6 foot tall Lily in a public park in our town. It's a Martagon type, or Turk' s cap, sometimes called a tiger Lily and probably a hybrid of Lilium superbum. These are winter hardy in USDA zones 5 through 8. ... See MoreSee Less

Found this gorgeous 6 foot tall Lily in a public park in our town. Its a Martagon type, or Turk s cap, sometimes called a tiger Lily and probably a hybrid of Lilium superbum. These are winter hardy in USDA zones 5 through 8.

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Christine MelloI can't find a bulb or seed to buy these anywhere ... I have looked.

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Charlotte Pritchardwww.vanengelen.com/about.html. Check out the antique lilies section. I love the Scheepers and Van Engelin catalogs, and their bulbs are first rate. Scheepers is the retail end of the business; Van Engelin is the wholesale side, but the mixtures give a home-gardener real value.

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Charlotte PritchardI gave away more than 60 grown from bulbils last fall. I've never seen a plant more eager to replicate itself. Just love them.

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Amanda WolfeI have one. It came in a mixed lily bag from Walmart!

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Deborah HawleyWOW is that special.

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If your medical cannabis plants, or any other garden plants, fail to thrive and tend to wilt it may be due to any one of several causes. One possibility is to look in the soil or potting medium for a creature like this. It's not a caterpillar, it's a beetle grub and it's eating the roots of your plants. Beneficial nematodes or milky spore are both good organic biological controls that we discuss in our new book What's Wrong With My Marijuana Plant. ... See MoreSee Less

If your medical cannabis plants, or any other garden plants, fail to thrive and tend to wilt it may be due to any one of several causes. One possibility is to look in the soil or potting medium for a creature like this. Its not a caterpillar, its a beetle grub and its eating the roots of your plants. Beneficial nematodes or milky spore are both good organic biological controls that we discuss in our new book Whats Wrong With My Marijuana Plant.

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Kathryn and DavidA reader asked where to buy our newest book: What's Wrong With My Marijuana Plant? Answer: the book is available wherever books are sold - independent bookstores, Amazon, Barnes & Noble and more.

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Kathryn and DavidFollowing up with reader request for information on buying our books. All of our books have links to where to buy them on our web page. Visit us at www.kathrynanddavid.com

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Mirza SelakBeetle grubs hate nematodes, and milky spore and they are usually benefecial to the plant.

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Bud ReedCut worm

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John LeeI would just snack on these protein pack critters. 😋

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Pam Pennelllove milky spore

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Found this Hydrangea macrophylla in a public park in our town. It might be 'Lady in Red' but don't know the cultivar for certain. These are big, spectacular plants, winter hardy in USDA zones 6 through 9. Anyone have any other guesses on the name of this cultivar? ... See MoreSee Less

Found this Hydrangea macrophylla in a public park in our town. It might be Lady in Red but dont know the cultivar for certain. These are big, spectacular plants, winter hardy in USDA zones 6 through 9. Anyone have any other guesses on the name of this cultivar?

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Anne SickingerI've got Lady in Red and it's not so dark of a red. Could just be my soil or amount of sun. But the stems are red for sure!

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Jim BlackWe've seen many spectacular specimens in pink, purple, and blue in Scottish gardens this month. The climate seems to be perfect for hydrangea and begonia.

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Carole RobinsonI've got one in my garden now in Northeast England, it blooms on last year's shoots.

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Medical marijuana can sometimes be attacked by root maggots which can seriously damage or even kill your plants. Beneficial nematodes kill the maggots, but preventing the adult fly from laying her eggs in the first place also works well. Put a tarpaper collar around the base of your plants. We show you how to make them in our book What's Wrong With My Marijuana Plant, available soon in stores everywhere. ... See MoreSee Less

Medical marijuana can sometimes be attacked by root maggots which can seriously damage or even kill your plants. Beneficial nematodes kill the maggots, but preventing the adult fly from laying her eggs in the first place also works well. Put a tarpaper collar around the base of your plants. We show you how to make them in our book Whats Wrong With My Marijuana Plant, available soon in stores everywhere.
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