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    • Helen Flora

      Hometalk :: garden ideas :: Lynne's clipboard on Hometalk

    • Walt Sorensen

      DIY mini greenhouse with raisable front

    • Kyle Gjeruldsen

      make a critter proof garden greenhouse, flowers, gardening, Corrugated polycarbonate panels were used to create a few cold frames that keep citrus trees such as Meyer lemon from freezing during winter months

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