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Buds on a Japanese maple (Garden Making photo)

Plant hormones are stirring

Judith Adam

Plant hormones are stirring, and will soon cause buds to swell and sprout. Walk around the garden and check for changes in buds on roses and woody plants.

Rudbeckia nitida 'Herbstonne' (Photo by Brendan Zwelling)

Plant therapy needed after the heat and wind

Judith Adam

The past summer’s intense high heat and forceful winds were challenging for plant health, causing leaf tissues to desiccate and raising soil temperature in the root zone. Make sure to give your plants appropriate plant therapy so they can spring back.