Category Archive: Tips And Advice

13 Trees You Should Never Plant In Your Yard

13 Trees You Should Never Plant In Your Yard For most people, the end of summer and approach of autumn means cooler temperatures, harvest time for crops, and of course, the vibrant colors of changing leaves. For those looking to grow trees or shrubs, however, the approaching fall means it is almost the perfect time …

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5 Things You Can Do To Keep Ticks Out of Your Garden

5 Things You Can Do To Keep Ticks Out of Your Garden Ticks may appear small and nonthreatening, but the array of potential consequences if they bite you are extensive and serious. In certain specific geographic U.S. locations, nearly half of the tick population is infected with disease Ticks are a pain when ever my …

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How To Grow Potatoes In Straw

How To Grow Potatoes In Straw Even a couch potato can grow a good potato crop with very little effort. By using straw and a little soil preparation up front, it’s easy to grow an admirable crop in a limited space. And few crops yield more than the potato. This method of growing potatoes is made for …

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20 Garden Plants To Grow Vertically This Year

20 Garden Plants To Grow Vertically This Year If you have a small garden and think that you do not have the room for anything and would love to grow lots of vegetables If so, then I have some good news for you. While limited spaces of a city life can be frustrating for the …

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Garden Decorations: DIY Clay Pot Lighthouse

Garden Decorations: DIY Clay Pot Lighthouse Are you so excited for the snow to melt, the spring to come, and the ground to thaw? Can you not wait for spring to come so that you can spend your days outside and in your garden? If you are having trouble containing your excitement and need a …

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How To Grow Roses From a Cutting

How To Grow Roses From a Cutting One way to propagate roses is from rose cuttings taken from the rose bush that you desire to have more of. Rose propagating methods have changed over the years, from the simple own-root varieties of the Victorian era, and progressing to the budded hybrids of the 20th century with its …

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