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April Issue of The Outsider

Container gardening can be a great alternative or addition to traditional gardening practices. With a few considerations, container gardens can be fruitful and fun for Outsiders all year long. Container gardening can be an easy way to experiment with growing. Conditions are much more controlled than in-ground gardens, set up is faster, gardens can be located nearly anywhere, and results can be enjoyed just the same as traditional gardening. Read more about it in this issue 14 of The Outsider

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The Outsider Newsletter Issues

The Outsider is a new monthly horticulture resource to educate and inspire! It will highlight seasonal plants, gardening, planting, or growing tasks and outside activities you can do. It is written by Emily Swihart, Illinois Extension horticulture educator serving Henry, Mercer, Rock Island and Stark Counties.

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The Outsider Issues:

Issue 14: Container Gardening

Issue 13: Tree Planting

Issue 12: Spring

Issue 11: Native Plants

Issue 10: All About Roses

Issue 9: Tree Pruning: The Time is Now

Issue 8: Birds: Small But Mighty

Issue 7: Resolution: Time Outside

Issue 6: Horticulture Holiday

Issue 5: They Are Not All Pine Trees

Issue 4: Outsider Gifts

Issue 3: Spooky Halloween Plants October 2021

Issue 2: Planting Trees October 2021

Issue 1: Autumn Leaves September 2021: