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    1. Welcome to GardenStew

      Introduce yourself to the community and welcome new members. A great place to write your first post.
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      marlingardener Latest: Hello, from Kentucky marlingardener, Aug 30, 2015 at 2:04 PM
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    2. The Village Square

      Friendly chat about topics not covered in the other forums. Gather round, gather round!
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    3. Member's Gallery

      A place to post photos of your gardens, flowers, pets, adventures, anything!
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    1. Flower Gardening

      General flower gardening discussion. Flower care and tips, growing conditions, propagation, transplanting and more.
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      TumbaoDev Latest: Jane's Petunias TumbaoDev, Aug 27, 2015 at 7:42 PM
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      Sherry8 Latest: A Yellow Rose of Texas Sherry8, Aug 9, 2015
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    3. Fruit and Veg Gardening

      General fruit and vegetable gardening discussion. Tips for sustainable living, growing in allotments, containers, greenhouses and more.
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      Coppice Latest: Evil Twin Blueberry Bushes Coppice, Aug 30, 2015 at 11:43 AM
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    4. Herb Gardening

      General herb gardening discussion. Basil, chives, lavender, mint, sage, thyme and more.
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      Grace Brauchle Latest: Christmas cactus, soft leaves Grace Brauchle, Aug 28, 2015 at 4:54 PM
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      Brisbane Trees Latest: Mulching in the Winter Brisbane Trees, Apr 9, 2015
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    7. Water Gardening

      General water gardening discussion. Care of water plants, ponds, waterfalls and other water garden features.
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    1. Plant ID

      Our members help identify your mystery plants. Be as descriptive as possible.
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      purpleinopp Latest: What kind of plant is this? purpleinopp, Aug 26, 2015 at 4:09 PM
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    2. Plant and Seed Exchange

      Swap seeds and plants with other members of the site. Be aware that restrictions may apply depending on where you live. Read the topic marked "[IMPORTANT] International seed swaps"
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      Debbie Jones Latest: episcia Debbie Jones, Aug 23, 2015
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    3. Seed Starting / Propagation

      Tips on how to get your seeds off to a healthy start. Container types, proper storage, lighting, moisture, temperatures, soil types.
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      marlingardener Latest: I didn't mean to, but . . . . marlingardener, Aug 30, 2015 at 8:32 PM
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    4. Plant Pests, Diseases and Weeds

      General pests, diseases and weeds discussion. Organic and inorganic treatments, prevention and control.
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    1. Garden Design

      General garden design discussion. Planning, layout, structures, colours, garden styles and more.
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    2. Wildlife in the Garden

      General wildlife discussion. Attracting wildlife, preventing wildlife damage to plants and other tips.
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      Frank Latest: Eastern Tiger Swallowtail... Frank, Aug 30, 2015 at 2:46 PM
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    3. Gardening Other

      General gardening tips that do not fit into any of the other forums. Making life in the garden easier.
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    1. Hobbies and Crafts

      General hobbies and crafts discussion. Garden junk , painting, scrapbooking, woodwork, beekeeping and more
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      eileen Latest: Bird Calendar. eileen, Aug 16, 2015
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      Sherry8 Latest: Gardening shows Sherry8, Aug 6, 2015
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    6. Pets

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