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Lexi Dearborn


Welcome to the Gabby Gardener. I’m Lexi Dearborn.
I’m excited to share with you posts on gardening, horticulture, planning, design, lighting and so much more.
Have a read and drop me a line if there’s something special you’d like more information on.

Professional Landscape Designer | Certified Horticulturalist

How to Maintain and Care for your Trees

The Basics Trees need our attention to thrive!  Healthy roots are essential for growing healthy trees. Roots absorb water and nutrients for growth and help to stabilize trees so they don’t fall over. Trees reduce storm water runoff, reduce air […]

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Caring for Plants. Healthy Roots, Healthy Plants.

The Basics In 2020, we had a winter with very little snow and a spring with very little rain. In May, we went from a cool weather to hot summer-like temperatures within two weeks. As a result, we had very […]

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Controlling and Eliminating Ants, Naturally

The Basics. Over the past week as the weather has been warming up, I’ve noticed a lot of ants both inside and outside my house. As much as I love spring, I don’t love the ants that come with it. […]

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