Each quarter when I wrote these gardening tips for Eugene Magazine, I would pore over my gardening file. As I look through magazines and newspapers throughout the year, I tear out the bits that seem particularly useful and informative and put them in my file. For these seasonal tips, I combed through this file and the resources of the Lane County Extension Office. I never tried planting a coconut, like one of these tips suggests, but I did once try planting a pineapple. It shriveled and died, so either I don’t keep my house warm enough or I’m not a born gardener. Or both.
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