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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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    2. The Village Square

      Friendly chat about topics not covered in the other forums. Gather round, gather round!
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      Jewell Latest: The Good Day All Thread Jewell, Jul 5, 2015 at 3:06 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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      Kildale Latest: Another Day in the life of Birds Kildale, Jul 5, 2015 at 6:24 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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      stratsmom Latest: Update on my battle with Goutweed! stratsmom, Jul 5, 2015 at 2:43 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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      genie dorsey Latest: Hydrangea Propagation genie dorsey, Jun 30, 2015 at 1:12 PM
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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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      marlingardener Latest: Strange Squash. marlingardener, Jul 4, 2015 at 9:20 PM
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    4. Herb Gardening

      General herb gardening discussion. Basil, chives, lavender, mint, sage, thyme and more.
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    5. Houseplants

      General houseplant discussion. Care and tips, growing conditions, watering, propagation and more.
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      carolyn Latest: Need a little help, brown leaves or stalks carolyn, Jul 3, 2015 at 12:55 PM
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    6. Lawn Care

      General lawn care discussion. Seeding, maintenance, common problems, machinery and more.
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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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      stratsmom Latest: Mystery flower stratsmom, Jul 5, 2015 at 3:02 AM
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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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    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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      purpleinopp Latest: What plants did you propagate this year? purpleinopp, Jul 2, 2015 at 8:03 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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      Jewell Latest: Backyard Master Plan Jewell, Jul 4, 2015 at 7:57 PM
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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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      marlingardener Latest: Fennel Munchers marlingardener, Jul 4, 2015 at 9:04 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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      Vincenza Latest: Garden hose...is it worth it? Vincenza, Jul 3, 2015 at 9:28 PM
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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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      Donna S Latest: Unique log Donna S, Jul 5, 2015 at 11:06 AM
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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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    3. Interior Design

      General interior design discussion. Furniture, flooring, wall treatment, lighting, accessories and more.
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      helgajones Latest: very difficult living room helgajones, May 21, 2015
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    4. Home Improvement, DIY and Repair

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    5. Computer and Internet

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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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      Jewell Latest: Had to rush Tango to the vet :( Jewell, Jul 4, 2015 at 8:52 PM
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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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      Useful and interesting articles from around the Web and from our members. All non-member articles are reprinted with permission.
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