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For questions about the scale of climatic conditions relevant to plant growth and survival. Standards include USDA, Canada, Australia, Scandinavia, Baltics and more

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What actually is the problem growing stone fruits into tropics?

I am experimenting to grow low-chill stone fruits namely peaches var."Florida Sun" and plums var. "Black Amber" into Zone 13 tropics. I know that they aren't recommended for Zone ...
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Do the hardiness and heat zone scores mean just for outdoor planting? What if I am planting inside?

I live in Chicago and am interested in topiary. I looked up possible plants and one of the ones I read was good for topiary was rosemary. https://www.gardenia.net/plant/rosmarinus-officinalis-rosemary ...
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What are good pollinator flowers that you need to only seed once

What are some great pollinator flowers that I can seed once to regrow between having a herd on a couple times per year in zone 4?
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Geotechnical Engineering Classification and Percolation

I plan a project that is 4’ below ground and it’s a safe diy, I plan to place 2500lb limestone blocks for seating and don’t want them to sink or flood in the 10x10x4 hole.. Our soil classification is ...
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What good smelling grass grows in USDA ZONE 4A?

My dad grew up in an area of Chicago, USA that a good smelling grass grew all over the yard (I think a lemon grass), and am wondering what would be a great idea to sneak into the yard to have a ...
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