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Simpson Gardens’ 20th Anniversary Open House

The Simpson Demonstration Gardens, next to the Alexandria YMCA, celebrated their 20th Anniversary with an Open House on Sunday, September 22. Between 30 and 40 people attended the event, held on a crisp fall-like day. The gardens, built atop an old … Continue reading

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“Right Tree in the Right Place” Public Event

Right Tree in the Right Place Selecting, Planting and Maintaining Trees and Shrubs Free Public Workshop provided by the Arlington Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension Now is the time to think about which trees and shrubs will meet your needs. … Continue reading

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FALL VEGETABLE GARDENING, October 7, 2013

Monday, October 7th Burke Library 4701 Seminary Road Alexandria, VA

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USDA Unveils New Plant Hardiness Zone Map / January 25, 2012 / News from the USDA Agricultural Research Service

USDA Unveils New Plant Hardiness Zone Map January 25, 2012: News from the USDA Agricultural Research Service The Arlington area is classified as Zone 7a. This zone extends down to the southern side of Richmond where it turns into Zone … Continue reading

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