2013 Magazine Issues

2013 Issues of Texas Gardener Magazine


Table Of Contents

Hollyhocks: Sentimental Beauty

My Tub Garden vs. the Martian Plateau

Opening Lines: Ready, Set, Garden…Well, Almost
Letters: Ripening, Tomatoes, Mistflower
Activity Checklist: January/February
Between Neighbors: Trial-and-Error Gardening
In Greg’s Garden: The Window to My Life: Where Love Looks Back at Me
Texas Tough: ‘Grandma’s Yellow’ Rose
Problem-Solution: Whiteflies, Leaf Damage
Tomatoes for Texas
Passionflower Enchantment
Raised Beds on a Budget
Spring Planting Guide
Sibley Nature Center
Much more!…


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A Texan’s Guide to Clematis

Gardening in Small Spaces

Opening Lines: Can’t Dig It, Bag It!
Letters: Troughs, Nandina, Passionflowers
Activity Checklist: March/April
Between Neighbors: Why I Grow Dill
In Greg’s Garden: To All the Dogs I’ve Loved Before
Texas Tough: Carolina Jasmine
Problem-Solution: Fuzzy Pecans, Sneezeweed, Agarita
The Vegetable Garden: Let’s Get Vertical
Richard Ashton: A Fruitful Life
Chickens: Managing for Success!
Much more!…


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Discover the Power of Bugs

Fragrant Flowers

Opening Lines: Tough, Nasty, New
Letters: Bag Gardens, Agarita, Nandinas
Activity Checklist: May/June
Between Neighbors: Code of the Cantaloupe
In Greg’s Garden: Corn College
Texas Tough: ‘John Fanick’ Plox
Problem-Solution: Asparagus, Brussels Sprouts
Sweet Potatoes Take the Heat
Floral Bells, Horns and Trumpets
Tastes from the Past and Present:
   5-1/2 Heirloom Recipes
Selah, Bamberger Ranch Preserve
Much more!…


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Curly, Crinkled, Colorful Kale

Succulent Choices for Texas Containers

Opening Lines: Smart Gardeners
Letters: Chicken Basket, Self-Watering Tub
Activity Checklist: July/August
Between Neighbors: The Gray Clay Pot
In Greg’s Garden: The Worm Tree
Texas Tough: Blue Anise Sage
Problem-Solution: Crop Rotation, Replanting, Bugs
Greg Grant: Texas Plantsman
Morning Stars from the Night Garden
Ann and O.J. Weber Butterfly Garden
Thornless Prickly Pear
Fall Planting Guidelines
Much more!…


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Coral Bells: Potting a Woodland Wildflower

A Harvest of Seeds

Opening Lines: Row Cover, Digital Edition
Letters: Texas Treasure, Mystery Solved
Activity Checklist: September/October
Between Neighbors: Pop’s Acre
In Greg’s Garden: Mr. Green Jeans, Really!
Texas Tough: Red Spider Lily
Problem-Solution: White Scale, Iris, Rotation Plan
Easy-Care Roses for Texas
Lettuce: Not Your Moody Iceburg Anymore
John Panzarella: Citrus Man
Grandmother’s Flower Garden at the Texas Quilt Museum
Much more!…


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Poppies for Texas: From Flanders Fields to Lone Star State

‘Hall’s Improved Half-Runner’

Opening Lines: Winter Sports for Gardeners
Letters: Earth-Kind Roses, Kudos, Soil
Activity Checklist: November/December
Between Neighbors: Shift Change
In Greg’s Garden: Quilt a Garden
Texas Tough: Ornamental Kale
Problem-Solution: Peppers, Stinkbugs, Trees
Gardening Hands Across the Sea
Unfussy, Resilient Perennials
Tomato Grafting Made Simple
Urban Farming: The New Face of Agriculture
Much more!…