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  1. Homesteading and gardening
    12 May 2012 Planting Fruit Trees. 12 May 2012 Planting Fruit Trees. Four fruit trees were purchased in large containers for $49.00 each. The four chosen were; two Semi Dwarf flavor Top Nectarine designated for Zone 6, and two Semi Dwarf Green Gauger Plum designated for Zone 4. My Zone is 5,so...
  2. Freebies
    Entergy Mississippi Customers Eligible for Free Trees through Mid-April Entergy Mississippi Customers Eligible for Free Trees through Mid-April
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    Free Seeds from TreeDazzled
  4. General Chat
    totally unexpected from him....and i was like you mean the things you put in the tree to collect maple syrup....and he was like yeah....i was like yes yes excited...this is not something he is usually willing to try and do so i am very excited to see him want to give this a whirl.....
  5. Homesteading and gardening
    So, my friend and I usually get apples from her neighbor's apple tree - he has a huge one and is very generous. But this year, the tree didn't produce, so I kept my eyes out for any other trees that looked like the fruit was going unused. I found two within five minutes of me! They let me pick...
  6. Homesteading and gardening
    Can you plant fruit trees and nut trees in the fall?
  7. Utilities
    I have a fireplace and for the past 5 years I had to buy wood. Now, I got a chainsaw and my new stepson knows how to use a chainsaw. I have lots of trees. So, this year I can cut the trees on my land. Now.....what trees are best to cut? I have lots of pine but was told not to burn pine as it...
  8. Homesteading and gardening
    good thing it is sunny today. I guess I am planting trees after work. I am going to espalier them As they are just 4 ft sticks with roots I still have time to read up on how to do it. Has anyone here espaliered before?
  9. Homesteading and gardening
    I want to get an apple tree,but I have heard you have to plant 2 for pollination.Is that for all varieties or just certain ones? I am hoping to get a dwarf Mac or honeycrisp maybe. I am in Zone 5.Thanks for any advice.
  10. Homesteading and gardening
    Does anyone grow them? How or where can you find them? How big do the get? I need some that can be grown in a flower pot. Any ideas? thanks,
  11. General Chat
    Please tell me about what kind you have...I really want to purchase a variety of Dwarf fruit trees..I would also like to set up a little mini fruit/veggie stand on my property this year if you have any input on that I would be very happy to hear.. I know that my fruit trees most...
  12. Homesteading and gardening
    We want to plant a cherry tree this spring. Any good dwarf, self pollinating and good in a cold climate out there? I don't even know where to start.
  13. Green Living
    In a truly tragic irony, instead of 1 in 6 trees being cut down, now an entire forest will have to be cleared, evidently due to attempts to prevent the logging. Minnesota: Trees Vandalized
  14. General Chat
    Does anyone own one? I was considering taking part of my Christmas money and getting one on clearance after Christmas. My oldest always gets the Christmas decorations down from the attic, but all to soon he will be grown up and have flown from the nest and I can't imagine my youngest being able...
  15. Success Stories
    Do you believe honest people can become wealthy? I have often heard people say that only the dishonest business people make money.
  16. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    They say money does not grow on trees, however rich people would argue that the concept is very possible. Do you think it's possible in theory?
  17. General Chat
    I have several cherry trees that are just full this year. A few days ago i looked and they were a litte pink and today they look they are just ready to be picked,they are deep red. I bet 1 tree has about 400+ they are not huge trees.I have 3 plus a 1/2 one that broke 2 year ago. None of my...
  18. DIY
    We have just under an acre with a fair amount of trees on it. I found this article interesting. It talks about when you should or if you should thin woods down for firewood. There are some of us who heat only with wood and some of us who supplement our furnaces with wood heat...
  19. Homesteading and gardening
    My plums are not blooming this year, are yours? I also have a huge apple tree that have maybe 12 blooms, I don't know what happened, I don't think they froze, because the pears , peaches and cherries are covered. Any ideas?
  20. Homesteading and gardening
    I've got an asian pear, a honeycrisp apple, a bartlett pear and a granny smith trees coming. And 6 blueberry bushes for a hedge to replace those uglicus vulgaris shrub/trees some dip put in to "spruce the place up" before I bought it! I've already got an italian plum tree that producing and I...
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