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Function, maintenance, environmental impact, budget and visual appeal are all things to consider when planning your home landscape.
Video on "How to identify your apple tree" can help you figure out what varieties you may have growing in your yard.
Fall is a good time for collecting seed by harvesting nuts, berries, catkins, pods, seedheads and cones from healthy and vigorous plants.
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