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A Forgotten TreasureBalsam is a charming flower that is easy to grow.

It’s always fun to grow something new in the garden. This year you may want to try a favorite flower from the past. Balsam is a charming, heirloom flower with delicate blooms. Bees love balsam and so will you! Read more.


Bee FriendlyBee on aster

The undisturbed prairies of North Dakota were once a haven for bees, but the landscape of our state is changing. The oil boom, increased pesticide use and an onslaught of mites are threatening bees. Learn how to promote bee activity in your yard. Read more.  Download publication   


Plant Parenting 101Succulent

Houseplants have never been more popular! Learn how to increase the number of plants you have through division, cuttings, and air layering.
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