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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Dear Garden Problem Lady

I want my 3 Butterfly Weed plants to spread. Each has big seedpods full of seeds. Should I plant the seeds individually, or just...

House Expo 2019 

On Oct. 26, CHRS will hold a free House Expo at Eastern Market’s North Hall featuring a wide variety of home service exhibitors plus presentations on...

DC Water Financial Assistance Extended

The DC Water financial assistance programs introduced this past year are being extended through September 2020. These programs are jointly funded by DC Water...

ANC 6C Opposes Nightclub Planned Beside Veteran Residences

At their monthly meeting on Sept. 11, Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 6C) voted unanimously to protest a liquor license for Town 2, a new...

Capitol Hill Garden Club

We have come a long way from the days of President Thomas Jefferson planting the first street trees, Lombardy poplars along Pennsylvania Ave. from...

Tech Painting Relocates

Tech Painting Company, Inc. has moved to new headquarters at 5150 Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria, VA. Tech’s multiple painting divisions serve residential, commercial, garage and...

Arboretum Volunteer Planting & Stream Restoration Days

The Friends of the National Arboretum needs your help with the continued care of the newly restored Springhouse Run, a stream that runs through...

Tips for Keeping Cut Flowers

At dawn, flowers are filled with water and carbohydrates, so their stems are firm. A few other tips for cutting flowers in your garden. Use...

Up on The Roof

On these hot and lazy days of August I really don’t like to be Up On The Roof, but then I recall some of...

Living Sustainably on Capitol Hill

Sustainability. While the word has an environmental nuance, the definition also includes associated economic and social benefits.  It’s really not that difficult to incorporate...