Worm castings – your soil’s superfood

When, how and why to use worm castings SUMMARY: Worm castings are an incredibly diverse and beneficial soil additive. Used in addition to a fertilizer, worm castings are versatile and have abundant benefits. Though you may take precautions for use

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A cut tree’s freshness is determined by its weight, which comes from the water content of the tree. Therefore, the fresher the tree, the heavier it is. A truly fresh tree should be so heavy that it is difficult to

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choosing the right tree

Choosing the right tree for your yard

Your landscape is part of the value of your home, and the trees are the cornerstones of that investment. Do you want trees for shade, flowers, fall color, privacy, fruit, or to complement your garden’s theme? Answering this question when picking a tree out will ensure a good decision.

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Make botany, horticulture fun for kids

The plant kingdom is so vast that it’s as easy as finding out how plants fit in to what kids are already interested in. You know what their favorite animals are, so find out how these animals need and use plants in their lives.

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greenhouse on a small budget

Building Greenhouses on a Small Budget

When we think of greenhouses, we might picture a grand 19th-century Victorian glass structure, far beyond the humble setting of our backyards. Greenhouses can be an intimidating project, but the mechanics are simple. It is an enclosed structure that lets in sunlight.

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Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants

Animals are discouraged by plants that are aromatic, toxic, have prickles, spines, tough and leathery leaves, or milky sap. Here is a guide to deer and rabbit – resistant plants.

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Copper Fountain Care

Here are a few simple tips that will make maintenance of your copper fountain easy. Keep the water pump completely submerged in water at all times while it is running. The pumps are reliable and perform for a long time if cared for properly.

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Watering Guide

To get a good comprehension of watering your plants we first need to have an understanding of some of the functions of your plants throughout the whole year and the soil you are putting them in. This guide will give you the knowledge to fall back on now and throughout the growth of your plants.

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