Gardening 101: Finally Fall planting

NORTH TEXAS (CBSNewsTexas.com) – When I moved to North Texas from Nashville thirteen years ago, I was amazed to find out that we had three separate growing seasons here.  In the first one, you start to plant your vegetable crops in February – mostly greens and tomatoes. A second crop you start planting in March–May for…

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Gardening 101: Fall color, finally

NORTH TEXAS (CBSNewsTexas.com) — Fall is starting to arrive—slowly.  And for gardeners like me, it can’t come soon enough. I don’t do my best garden work when it’s 100-plus degrees under a relentless sun. Fall arrives and I start working my dirt again.  The little bit of cooler weather and modest rain has helped perk…

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