Spring finally arrived in my frigid corner of the world, and it arrived with an explosion of blooms. All the historical, antique, or heirloom plants in my gardens put on spectacular shows.
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Thin overloaded fruit trees; thinning them will allow for larger and healthier fruit to grow.
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