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Gardening Basics

Every garden has to start somewhere. To create your own garden, it’s good to know the gardening basics – landscape design, planting, plants, pruning, fertilizers, tools and equipment.

These topics provide a great starting point for creating your garden. Here are some of the basic things to know when you're just starting out.

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