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How to train a vine.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1972 (v.50#5) pg. 95

A look at vines and ground covers that can be used to hide bare spots and hard-to-mow areas.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1974 (v.52#6) pg. 64

A look at popular roses, climbing vines and flowering hedges that will add color to your landscape.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1976 (v.54#3) pg. 78

How to train vining houseplants into a decorative geometric pattern by making a moss-covered wire shape for them to adhere to.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1979 (v.57#11) pg. 292

Easy-care flowering shrubs and vines. Includes photos and a pruning guide.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1994 (v.72#4) pg. 97

Fourteen vines suggested to provide dimension and depth to landscape design.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1996 (v.74#4) pg. 133

Tip on using masking tape to train young self-clinging vines.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #389 Jun 1998 (v.48#6) pg. 53

Growing passionflowers (Passiflora vitifolia) as annual vines. Describes starting from cuttings or seeds, planting and maintenance.
FINE GARDENING #7 May-Jun 1989 pg. 41
Added Info FINE GARDENING #10 Nov-Dec 1989 pg. 4

Creating a vine-covered sanctuary in a California yard. Includes a description of vines and shrubs for three seasons of bloom.
FINE GARDENING #9 Sep-Oct 1989 pg. 30

Tips on controlling bittersweet and wild grape vines.
FINE GARDENING #12 Mar-Apr 1990 pg. 12
Added Info FINE GARDENING #14 Jul-Aug 1990 pg. 12

Annual vines. Quick climbers that offer flowers until frost. Tips on the culture for Hyacinth bean (Dolichos lablab), Creeping gloxinia (Asarina erubescens), Cup-and-saucer vine (Cobaea scandens), Love-in-a-puff (Cardiospermum halicacabum), Morning glories (Ipomoea), Purple bel vine (Rhodochiton atrosanguineum) and Canary creeper (Tropaeolum peregrinum). Informations on how vines climb and on choosing a support.
FINE GARDENING #25 May-Jun 1992 pg. 24

High-climbers in a hurry. Selecting and growing annual flowering vines.
FINE GARDENING #41 Jan-Feb 1995 pg. 35

Advice on winter pruning of trees, shrubs and woody vines.
FINE GARDENING #53 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 20

Advice on some vines to grow in the shade.
FINE GARDENING #55 May-Jun 1997 pg. 20

The vagaries of climbing vines and tips on controlling them.
FINE GARDENING #57 Sep-Oct 1997 pg. 16

Quick, colorful annual vines. Includes advice on how to set cedar posts to create supports for annual vines.
FINE GARDENING #63 Sep-Oct 1998 pg. 65

How vines climb and tips on how to provide support.
FLOWER & GARDEN Aug 1980 (v.24#7) pg. 53

How to raise the rosary vine.
FLOWER & GARDEN Sep 1980 (v.24#8) pg. 55

How to plant and use annual flowering vines.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1982 (v.26#3) pg. 98

Curtain plants. Suggestions for perennials and vines that will drape over retaining walls and fences. Plants for both low and tall walls are suggested.
FLOWER & GARDEN Jun-Jul 1986 (v.30#4) pg. 24

Layering to increase shrubs and vines. Simple, tip, serpentine, trench, mound and air layering are explained. Includes a list of 30 shrubs and vines that can be propagated this way.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1987 (v.31#3) pg. 93

How to grow the flowering tropical vine, Mandevilla, either outdoors in warm areas or in a container that can be brought in during winters.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Dec 1988 (v.32#6) pg. 42

Climbing plants. Selecting, planting and trellising (supporting) a variety of vines. Looks at climbing rose, clematis, wisteria, etc.
GARDEN GATE #1 Feb-Mar 1995 pg. 18

Tip suggests using spring-type clothes pins to train twining vines.
GARDEN GATE #9 Jun 1996 pg. 4

Annual vines. A guide to a number of vines, some design uses, training and supports, and their care.
GARDEN GATE #14 Apr 1997 pg. 18

Suggestions for vines to grow against a north-facing wall with no direct sunlight.
GARDEN GATE #20 Apr 1998 pg. 39

Tip describes how to use push-pins and rubber bands to support a vine climbing up a post.
GARDEN GATE #28 Aug 1999 pg. 5

Selecting and growing hedges, climbers and vines.
HARROWSMITH #63 Oct-Nov 1985 (v.10#3) pg. 64

Beautiful climbers. Growing flowering vines indoors.
HARROWSMITH COUNTRY LIFE #125 Dec 1995 (v.20) pg. 47

Caring for vines and climbers. Includes tips on choosing a support and a chart of plants for walls, fences and arbors.
HOMEOWNER Apr 1989 (v.14#3) pg. 20

How to raise bourgainvillea, a popular woody-vine plant with colorful flowers.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1981 (v.6#3) pg. 39

The well-trimmed fence. Advice on selecting and maintaining a vine used to cover a picket fence.
HORTICULTURE Feb 1990 (v.68#2) pg. 56
Added Info HORTICULTURE Apr 1990 (v.68#4) pg. 7
Added Info HORTICULTURE May 1990 (v.68#5) pg. 10

Choice climbers for the windowsill. Tropical vines offer an attractive option for indoor decorating.
HORTICULTURE Oct 1990 (v.68#10) pg. 42

Profiles in green. A brief look at some deciduous trees, shurbs and vines which remain verdant year-round.
HORTICULTURE Dec 1990 (v.68#12) pg. 40

Fine vines. How to incorporate climbers in the mixed border.
HORTICULTURE Aug-Sep 1991 (v.69#7) pg. 46

Well-trained climbers. Techniques for keeping vines in bounds.
HORTICULTURE Apr 1993 (v.71#4) pg. 26

Alternative means of support. Using poles, trees, shrubs, and even the ground to replace traditional supports for climbing vines.
HORTICULTURE Nov 1995 (v.73#9) pg. 28

Suggestions for hardy, blooming perennial vines that will grow reasonably quickly in Zone 4.
HORTICULTURE Mar 1996 (v.74#3) pg. 11
Added Info HORTICULTURE Jun-Jul 1996 (v.74#6) pg. 8

Annual vines. Thirteen vines that let you achieve dramatic effects in a single season.
HORTICULTURE Apr 1997 (v.94#4) pg. 60

Colorful herbaceous vines that will scale great heights in a single summer. A guide to annual vines, tender perennials grown as annuals and perennials.
HORTICULTURE Jul-Aug 1999 (v.96#6) pg. 33

How to propagate trees, shrubs, and vines.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #59 Sep-Oct 1979 pg. 37

Growing cool. Tips on planting and supporting vines to shade windows, doors, porches, etc.
NEW SHELTER Mar 1984 (v.5#3) pg. 50

Suggestions on landscaping with vines and bushes to shade and cool a house. Includes a suggestion on a misting system for a shrub-covered trellis and a selection of annual and perennial vines.
NEW SHELTER Jul-Aug 1985 (v.6#6) pg. 93

Twining vines. A guide to selecting and raising traditional vines found in gardens of the late 19th and early 20th century.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Oct 1981 (v.9#10) pg. 225

Vines for town and country. Including advice on controlling vines growing on buildings.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1997 (v.25#5) pg. 24

How to build a pyramid trellis for vining plants.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jun 1980 (v.27#6) pg. 65

How to trellis your vine crops to save space and labor.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jan 1981 (v.28#1) pg. 87

Tip: Kill the roots of unwanted tree seedlings, poison ivy and vines by covering them with tin cans.
ORGANIC GARDENING Aug 1981 (v.28#8) pg. 22

Instant shade. How to build a free-standing or attached arbor to support a vine and create a shady place.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1988 (v.35#4) pg. 96

Versatile ornamental woody vines. Habit, growth rate, landscape use described for wisteria, clematis, honeysuckle, climbing hydrangea, kolomikta actinidia and climbing rose. Includes tips on training climbers.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jul 1988 (v.35#7) pg. 50

An L-shaped post-and-beam trellis for vines. Shaped rafters support overhead lath strips. Vertical slats are mounted to stringers between posts.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jul 1988 (v.35#7) pg. 70

Tip: Prune a trumpet vine so it will bloom.
ORGANIC GARDENING Sep 1988 (v.35#9) pg. 18

Nine fabulous flowering vines for USDA zones 4 to 9 (clematis, honeysuckle, climbing hydrangea, trumpet creeper, wisteria, morning glory, moonvine, hyacinth bean and tropical mandevilla).
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov 1992 (v.39#8) pg. 54

Nine perennial vines (trumpet vine, American bittersweet, Anemone clematis, climbing hydrangea, jasminum officinale, honeysuckle, passionflower, clinging vine and ornamental kiwi.)
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov 1992 (v.39#8) pg. 60

How to make an arbor from flexible PVC pipe to support lightweight flowering vines. Arches will span a path up to 7 feet wide. Includes a guide to attractive vines to drape over it.
SUNSET Apr 1981 (v.166#4) pg. 232D

How to build strong and permanent metal vine trainers.
SUNSET Mar 1982 (v.168#3) pg. 222

Tips on how to untangle and re-train permanent flowering vines on a larger, stronger trellis. Tips on trellis construction.
SUNSET Apr 1982 (v.168#4) pg. 260

Five vine arbors you can build and attach to your house. Four connect to existing house rafters. One is wall-mounted.
SUNSET May 1982 (v.168#5) pg. 266

Tips on planting summer-fragrant shrubs and vines.
SUNSET Apr 1984 (v.172#4) pg. 286

How to landscape with vines. A guide to selection and tips on training a vine.
SUNSET Apr 1985 (v.174#4) pg. 128

Tip: How to grow and maintain a Hardenbergia (happy wanderer) vine.
SUNSET Feb 1987 (v.178#2) pg. 179

A zigzag trellis that will keep berry vines organized.
SUNSET Feb 1987 (v.178#2) pg. 188

Tips on training a vine to perform in a tight space.
SUNSET May 1987 (v.178#5) pg. 244

The unthirsty 100. Listing of shrubs, ground covers, perennials, vines and trees which get along with little or no summer watering. Tips on planting and watering.
SUNSET Oct 1988 (v.181#4) pg. 74

Two simple trellises for the garden. (1) An A-frame for vines with heavy fruit. (2) A vertical frame for lightweight twiners.
SUNSET Mar 1989 (v.182#3) pg. 198

Tip: How to plant flowering vines so they weave through a hedge.
SUNSET Oct 1989 (v.183#4) pg. 186

Versatile vines. These fast-growing plants could be your best landscape investment. Includes support system ideas.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #826 Jun 1998 (v.94) pg. 46

Suggestions on planting vines for shade or privacy.
WORKBASKET May 1989 (v.54#7) pg. 30