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Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim and special guest Gabrielle Milch.
       
           
  Did you ever wonder what experts believe was the first potted plant? Did you know they found this plant in Egyptian tombs? It was a little worse for wear - and in need of a lot of sun.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim and special guest Gabrielle Milch.
       
           
  So you heard about the guy that went over Niagra Falls in a rain barrel, but Jim & Gabrielle have a much better use for that barrel.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim and special guest Gabrielle Milch.
       
           
  They say that good fences build good neighbors. But here's a hearty Florida bush that not only offers privacy, but offers you more of Mother Nature along your property line.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim and special guest Gabrielle Milch.
       
           
  You no longer have to pay your son or neighborhood kid 50 cents an hour to weed your garden. Save your money and improve the weed control for your garden.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  Everything you always wanted to know about tropical bulbs but were afraid to ask.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  When in Florida do as the Floridains do - plant a palm. Here's all you need to know and more...
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  You've never had a better tasting tea - and you can grow it yourself!
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  Azaleas are called the royalty of the garden. There are literally thousands of named varieties, some of which are sure to meet your preferences and growing conditions. But what do they all have in common?
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  When did the Podocarpus exist? Was it the Triassic, Jurassic or Creataceous time period? Would you believe it's around today...and they are not a dinosaur! Learn more about this versitile shrub that adds color and beauty to your landscape.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  Trying to decide what ground cover is best for your garden? Is there something that will bring a little color to under your trees that aren't flowers?
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  Rather than tossing your coffee grounds in your trash, put them in your garden! Did you know they are an excellent way to increase the ph in your soil?
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  What's to know about Crape Myrtles? LOTS! There are different varieties. There's methods to make your Crape Myrtle bloom. Shade or sun? And what is Crape Murder?!! That doesn't sound good. Here's the skinny on all of this and more.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  What kind of mulch should you use in your garden? Does it make a difference? What's the positive and negative of the different types of mulch. Here's the sweet and simple ABC's of mulch.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  Have some unwelcome visitors in your yard or garden? (no, not talking about Aunt Bertha!)
Knock 'em out naturally, inexpensively and easily with this simple recipe.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.
       
           
  What's black & white and read all over? You might call it a newspaper, but you might want to call it a back saver! You're not going to believe this tip on how to control your weed problem in your garden.
Watch this Short and Sweet Master Gardener Tip from Jim.