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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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      Flowerboi Latest: Well, howdy from sunny Florida! Flowerboi, Jan 18, 2017 at 3:18 AM
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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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      toni Latest: The Good Day All Thread toni, Jan 17, 2017 at 6:42 PM
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    3. Member's Gallery

      A place to post photos of your gardens, flowers, pets, adventures, anything!
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      FloraPie Latest: Kangaroos in my Garden FloraPie, Jan 17, 2017 at 11:31 PM
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    4. How To:

      Various How-To tutorials to help you.
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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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      Flowerboi Latest: Just like to share Flowerboi, Jan 18, 2017 at 2:12 AM
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    2. Trees, Shrubs and Roses

      General trees, shrubs and roses discussion. Care and tips, growing conditions, propagation, transplanting and more.
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      BettaPonic Latest: Pine Tree Propogation? BettaPonic, Jan 11, 2017
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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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      FloraPie Latest: What have you done today in the Garden? FloraPie, Jan 18, 2017 at 12:54 AM
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    4. Herb Gardening

      General herb gardening discussion. Basil, chives, lavender, mint, sage, thyme and more.
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      FloraPie Latest: Queen of Herbs ~ Mother of Herbs FloraPie, Jan 17, 2017 at 10:34 PM
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    5. Houseplants

      General houseplant discussion. Care and tips, growing conditions, watering, propagation and more.
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      purpleinopp Latest: Diversity Plants... purpleinopp, Jan 17, 2017 at 5:36 PM
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    6. Lawn Care

      General lawn care discussion. Seeding, maintenance, common problems, machinery and more.
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      Jani May Latest: Blank Spots on my lawn, help Jani May, Jan 12, 2017 at 11:38 PM
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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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      Islandlife Latest: Deeply lobed leaf needs an ID Islandlife, Jan 12, 2017 at 5:28 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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      toni Latest: shaded area to plant toni, Jan 17, 2017 at 4:59 PM
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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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    4. Plant Pests, Diseases and Weeds

      General pests, diseases and weeds discussion. Organic and inorganic treatments, prevention and control.
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      Kay Latest: Heat treating soil to get rid of pests? Kay, Jan 16, 2017 at 6:42 PM
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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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      FloraPie Latest: Wild Australian Bunny FloraPie, Jan 18, 2017 at 1:53 AM
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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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      Islandlife Latest: Marbled Clay Ring Dishes Islandlife, Jan 4, 2017
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    2. Recipes and Cooking

      General recipes and cooking discussion. Share recipes, methods, preparation tips, time saving ideas and more.
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      Sjoerd Latest: A Little Hit Of Heat to Welcome 2017 In Sjoerd, Jan 18, 2017 at 1:46 AM
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    3. Interior Design

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    6. Pets

      General pet discussion. Pet stories, care, training, and environments. Discuss dogs, cats, birds and more.
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      chris1948 Latest: Charlie's Happy Tail chris1948, Jan 15, 2017 at 1:19 AM
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    7. Books

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    1. Testing

      Test signatures, avatar images, posting images and other posting features before "going live" on the other forums.
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