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In The Garden: Plant Garlic Now For Spring Harvest

October is the perfect month for planting in Texas. Cloves must be planted in the fall in order for them to receive the required chilling to form bulbs next spring. If you want a great harvest of garlic next May, then you must get your garlic cloves planted pronto! You can purchase garlic for planting at your local garden center this time of year, where you’ll find the best varieties for our area. Don’t use garlic you buy at the grocery store, as often times they are treated with growth inhibitors to suppress sprouting, or may not be the best variety for our climate.

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Best of Big D: Lambert’s Will Keep Your Grass Green

Everybody on your block is competing for the award of prettiest yard. Instead of spending hours whispering to your lawn, why not ask the experts? Founded in 1919, Lambert’s has been in the business of keeping North Dallas greens greener for nearly 100 years. Plus, they’re in charge of the Park Cities’ azaleas, which are both impressive and pretty. 6333 Denton Dr., Ste. 100. 214-350-8350.

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Emily Summers Will Open Shop in Highland Park Village

The stores are a changin’ at Highland Park Village. And while we thought it was exciting that Hermes was expanding, we’re even more pumped that internationally renowned interior designer Emily Summers is adding her store into the mix. Slated to open on October 17, the store has been donned “Studio 54″ thanks to its location: suite 54.

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