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12 of Nature’s Most Powerful Medicinal Plants From Traditional Cherokees

12 of Nature’s Most Powerful Medicinal Plants From Traditional Cherokees Like numerous other Native American tribes, the knowledge of Cherokee medicine was handed down from generation to generation to the “chosen” healers. Traditional Cherokee members consulted their medicine people for not only medical problems, but also dilemmas in their lives, and emotional problems. Like other …

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15 Ultimate Tips On Growing Plants In A Greenhouse All Year Round

15 Ultimate Tips On Growing Plants In A Greenhouse All Year Round Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. While most people know a greenhouse is used to grow plants, many don’t understand …

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How To Deter Slugs from Eating Your Garden

How To Deter Slugs from Eating Your Garden There’s nothing like seeing your garden taken over by slugs. Not only can slugs munch through all your seedlings in minutes, but they can also destroy your favorite plants in days. The slug is a hermaphrodite, which means they have both male and female reproductive systems and …

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15 Edible Plants You Can Grow Indoors

15 Edible Plants You Can Grow Indoors Conservatories and windowsills are a perfect place to grow vegetables. You just need some heavy containers on the floor or a firm support. Some vegetable plants, including trailing species, are suitable for growing in hanging baskets fitted with integral drip trays. Mushrooms are straightforward if you have space in …

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How To Grow 30 Strawberry Plants In 2 Feet Of Space

How To Grow 30 Strawberry Plants In 2 Feet Of Space Strawberries can be grown in a wide range of soils, from light sand to heavy clay. However, water logging will cause the fruits to become diseased and the plant to rot. The ideal soil is well-drained and rich in humus. They prefer to be planted …

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11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes Most insect-repelling plants do so with their naturally occurring fragrances. Not only will these plants keep annoying insects at a minimum, they will also introduce wonderful scents all throughout your garden or patio. Planting and growing insect repellent plants provide a great opportunity to get out in the garden and …

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