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How to Locate an Article on the Laidback Gardener Website

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Look no further! The answer to your gardening question is probably on the Laidback Gardener website. Illus.: clipartsgram.com

Are you looking for horticultural information on the Laidback Gardener website? There is a good chance the information is there, but with more than 1,000 published articles, how do you find it?

Fortunately, that’s easy!

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Click on the plus (+) sign on the top  right of the screen.

If you see a plus sign (+) at the top right side of the screen, click on it to open the side panel.

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Enter the words you’re looking for into “Search” and click.

A button marked “Search” will appear. Click on it and enter a few words about the problem, then press Enter or click the magnifying glass icon.

20170727ENGCThe titles and first few lines of one or more articles concerning your problem will probably appear. If there is more than one, scroll down to find the one closest to your needs, then click on the title to display the full article.

Yes, it’s as easy as that!

If you don’t see the plus sign (+)

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When the menu (green) is present on the left of the window, the  “Search” button will be at the bottom.

On computers, the screen is wider than on tablets and smartphones and the side panel (menu) is generally already visible. If so, you’ll find the “Search” button at the bottom of the menu.

Another Method

Here’s another easy way to get to the right article on the Laidback Gardener website:

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Enter “laidback gardener” and your question in the search box and click enter.

Go to your favorite search engine (Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc.) and enter the words “laidback gardener” followed by your question.

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One or more articles should appear. Click on your favorite or scroll down for more.

Again, in a short time you’ll probably find several suggested articles, so click on the one that best meets your needs. Scroll down to find more.


Enjoy looking up your favorite garden questions!20170727G clipartsgram.com

Larry Hodgson is one of Canada’s best-known garden communicators. He has notably been editor-in-chief of HousePlant Magazine, Fleurs, Plantes et Jardins, À Fleur de Pot and Houseplant Forum magazines and is currently the garden correspondent for Le Soleil and radio garden commentator for CKIA-FM Radio. He has written for many garden publications in both the United States and Canada, including Canadian Gardening, Harrowsmith, Horticulture, Fine Gardening and Organic Gardening. He also speaks frequently to horticultural groups throughout Canada and the U.S. His book credits include The Garden Lover’s Guide to Canada, Complete Guide to Houseplants, Making the Most of Shade, Perennials for Every Purpose, Annuals for Every Purpose, and Houseplants for Dummies, as well as nearly 60 other titles in English and French. He is a past president of the Garden Writers Association (now Garden Communicators International) and the winner of the prestigious 2006 Garden Media Promoter Award offered by the Perennial Plant Association. He resides in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

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