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How to Care for Your Christmas Tree

With our nifty location at the top of St. Paul Place in the Arts District, D employees are always treated to an exceptional view when we arrive to the office. Last week, that view only got sweeter with the arrival of an enormous, gorgeous fir from Ruibal’s Plants of Texas. Here, we’re sharing Mark Ruibal’s expert advice on caring for your Christmas tree.

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In the Garden with Dave Forehand: Five Things to Know About Osmanthus

When we think “gardening expert,” a few local green thumbs might come to mind, but Dallas Arboretum’s Vice President of Gardens Dave Forehand certainly makes his way to the forefront. Each week, we’ll be sharing Forehand’s seasonal gardening tips and insight. Today, Dave’s talking Osmanthus.

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Four Ways Not to Kill Your Pansies

When we think “gardening expert,” a few local green thumbs might come to mind, but Dallas Arboretum’s Vice President of Gardens Dave Forehand certainly makes his way to the forefront. Each week, we’ll be sharing Forehand’s seasonal gardening tips and insight. Today, Dave’s talking pansies.

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In the Garden with Dave Forehand: What’s Up With Hydroponics?

When we think “gardening expert,” a few local green thumbs might come to mind, but Dallas Arboretum’s Vice President of Gardens Dave Forehand certainly makes his way to the forefront. Each week, we’ll be sharing Forehand’s seasonal gardening tips and insight. Today, Dave’s talking hydroponics, the driving force behind the Tower Gardens at the Arboretum’s Rory Myers […]

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In the Garden with Dave Forehand: What’s Hot with Peppers and Chilies

When we think “gardening expert,” a few local green thumbs might come to mind, but Dallas Arboretum’s Vice President of Gardens Dave Forehand certainly makes his way to the forefront. Each week, we’ll be sharing Forehand’s seasonal gardening tips and insight. This Monday, Dave’s talking peppers and chilies to help get you thinking about where you might plant the colorful fruit in your garden next spring. 

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In the Garden with Dallas Arboretum’s Dave Forehand: Mum’s the Word

When we think “gardening expert,” a few local green thumbs might come to mind, but Dallas Arboretum’s Vice President of Gardens Dave Forehand certainly makes his way to the forefront. Each week, we’ll be sharing Forehand’s seasonal gardening tips and insight. This Monday, Dave’s talking Chrysanthemums (or “Mums” if you will), which are in full bloom throughout Autumn at the Arboretum. 

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