Marianne Binetti

May 4, 2011 12:00 AM

Wait till after Mother's Day to plant annuals

Once upon a time the first week of May was when gardeners in Western Washington would plant out geraniums, tomatoes, squash, marigolds and all the other warm season flowers and vegetables. That story would no longer have a happy ending.

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About Marianne Binetti

Marianne Binetti


Marianne Binetti is the author of "Easy Answers for Great Gardens" and eight other gardening books. She has a degree in horticulture from WSU and will answer questions from her Web site at

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