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Moles a problem?

Now that the snow has melted, you may notice a few unwanted mole tunnels in your lawn. What can you do about them? You have a couple of options. Your

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Signs of spring. First Pollen

Signs of spring in the trees….First Pollen In Michigan one of the first signs of spring is the appearance of flower buds on silver maples. The floral buds on silver

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Scotts 4-Step Programs at Flowerland. Best Lawn Best Price

Dealing with Snow Mold

Why is snow mold a problem in spring? After being covered by snow for an extended period the lawn can be matted and in need of some air and sunshine.

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Robins. A harbinger of spring.

Robins. A sign of spring?

Robins. Friends of Flowerland have reported lots of sightings this winter. Our Michigan state bird is the robin, well loved as it is considered the harbinger of spring. Robin sightings

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Seychelles Pole Bean - Botanical Interests- Photo courtesy of NGB.org

The Year of the Garden Bean

Last year, many of us discovered the joy of gardening including starting a vegetable garden. That enthusiasm seems to be continuing this year with many people learning how to grow

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Seed Starting Tips from Flowerland

Starting from Seed!

Over the last year there has been increased interest in gardening, especially vegetable gardening, pollinator gardening and seed starting. This year, the interest is continuing with many of us deciding

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