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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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      Jerry Sullivan Latest: Hello from Montreal! Jerry Sullivan, Jul 10, 2018
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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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      Netty Latest: The Good Day All Thread Netty, Jul 19, 2018 at 9:53 AM
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    3. Member's Gallery

      A place to post photos of your gardens, flowers, pets, adventures, anything!
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      Growingpains Latest: Japan Revisited - Nara Growingpains, Jul 18, 2018 at 8:47 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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    2. Trees, Shrubs and Roses

      General trees, shrubs and roses discussion. Care and tips, growing conditions, propagation, transplanting and more.
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      Petronius Latest: Grandifloras Petronius, Jun 25, 2018
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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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      Odif Latest: What have you done today in the Garden? Odif, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:51 AM
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    4. Herb Gardening

      General herb gardening discussion. Basil, chives, lavender, mint, sage, thyme and more.
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      marlingardener Latest: Garlic harvest marlingardener, May 28, 2018
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    5. Houseplants

      General houseplant discussion. Care and tips, growing conditions, watering, propagation and more.
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    6. Lawn Care

      General lawn care discussion. Seeding, maintenance, common problems, machinery and more.
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      Petronius Latest: Paper Yard Bags Petronius, May 14, 2018
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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: Container collection. purpleinopp, Jul 15, 2018 at 1:34 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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      Native Gardener Latest: Any Morning Glory Seeds out there? Native Gardener, Jul 18, 2018 at 7:24 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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      Cayuga Morning Latest: Wilting Dahlia, help needed Cayuga Morning, Jul 15, 2018 at 3:48 AM
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    1. Garden Design

      General garden design discussion. Planning, layout, structures, colours, garden styles and more.
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      Sasha_S88 Latest: Problem area - slope shaded by trees Sasha_S88, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:56 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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      eileen Latest: Great fishing for this Osprey! eileen, Jul 18, 2018 at 6:03 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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      xantedeschia Latest: My Flax Sweater xantedeschia, Jul 6, 2018
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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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      mart Latest: Italian potato salad mart, Jun 10, 2018
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    3. Interior Design

      General interior design discussion. Furniture, flooring, wall treatment, lighting, accessories and more.
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    4. Home Improvement, DIY and Repair

      General home improvement discussion. DIY, repairs, additions, renovation, safety tips and more.
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      mart Latest: plastic forks? mart, May 22, 2018
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    5. Computer and Internet

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      LIcenter Latest: Help!! lost photos LIcenter, May 28, 2018
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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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      eileen Latest: Peekaboo! eileen, Jul 16, 2018 at 4:18 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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    2. Useful Articles

      Useful and interesting articles from around the Web and from our members. All non-member articles are reprinted with permission.
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      Have a laugh in the jokes and games forum. Jokes, posting games, fun competitions, flash games, videos and more.
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      Raddang Latest: Caption Competition #513 WINNER Raddang, Jul 19, 2018 at 8:53 AM
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