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August and September Garden Chores

August Trim back perennials and annuals to encourage a fall flush of blooms. Give your citrus trees a final application of fertilizer for the year. Use a formula developed specifically for citrus and follow the instructions on the bag. Remove vegetable plants…

In Search of the Perfect Home-Grown Tomato

Q: What’s the secret to growing good tomatoes? There’s no single secret to growing tomatoes successfully in the Florida Panhandle. Rather, it’s multiple factors that combine to create beautiful, tasty fruit — yes, fruit — in your own yard. Notice…