For 3 decades horticulturists at Iowa State University have answered lawn and garden questions from the public at the Hortline (515-294-3108) and via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The public's questions have been collected and assembled into an FAQ website where you can find answers to common garden questions. Answers to more than 750 commonly asked questions on a wide range of gardening topics are available and can be searched by broad category.
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