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8 Steps for Making Better Garden Soil

Starting to build a new garden isn’t difficult. Most people begin by going out into their yards with a shovel or garden tiller, digging up the dirt and putting in a few plants. http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/8-steps-to-make-better-garden-soil-zmaz07jjzsel

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Pot Plants: DIY

Been stuck with those ugly brown pot plants and you want to get rid of them? Don’t… These pot plants can come in use. Splash paint on them, give them designs with stickers and use them for all sorts of objects. A pencil holder? A Key holder? You can even use them to hold your …

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7 Easy DIY Recipes For Deterring Garden Pests, Diseases, And Unwanted Wildlife

Keep pests, diseases, and critters out of your garden with a homemade spray you can whip up in less than five minutes. Even the most organic of gardeners wants to deter insects or a creeping case of plant spots. Luckily, you can keep away pesky garden visitors with a simple, inexpensive, homemade—and most importantly, nontoxic—spray that won’t …

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Winter Garden

Do I need to worry about my Garden during the Winter time? The answer to this question is yes. Of course during winter there is enough rain, moist and sun during the season. Although did you know that when you tend to your Garden in winter, like you do in summer, your plants will have a …

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Lawn Care Tips

The most basic of lawn care tips includes regular watering and fertilization is required to keep a lawn beautiful. If you’re lucky enough to have a lawn that was originally planted in good rich topsoil, you won’t have to work near as hard as somebody like me, who has a lawn that is planted in …

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Create a night time garden

Illuminate your summer garden with an enchanting space for relaxing or entertaining after the sun goes down. You can easily transform a garden space into a nocturnal paradise perfect for evenings in the garden. Appeal to the Senses Create a sensory experience by making use of three types of plants—night-flowering, night-fragrant and night-reflective. Night-flowering plants …

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