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Garden Projects for 55 Gallon Barrel Drums
Upcycle 55 Gallon Drums for Raised Bed Gardens and EarthBoxes. Got drums?  Barrels can be great if you have the
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Growing Potatoes in Bags and Containers
What to do with those sprouting potatoes… and how to grow potatoes while maximizing your garden space? In this article
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cats on catnip
Consider Growing Catnip for Mosquito Repellent and Medicinal Benefits
Catnip is for people too, with many uses and benefits. Everyone knows that most cats love catnip, but fewer realize
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Garden News – Mid May Gardening
Rounding the corner of the beautiful full moon of May, we’re now entering the latter weeks of spring. The grass
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White Cardinal Bird — a Rare Sight
A Special Visit by a Rare Bird Having our bird feeders just outside the home office windows invites pleasant distractions.
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Monarch Butterfly on Milkweed
Monarch Butterflies and Milkweed: A Complex Relationship
Monarch butterflies and milkweed, enjoy a complicated relationship. You know the type. It’s a scenario in which the two mutual
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Epsom Salt for Plants and People
Epsom Salts – for More than Aches, Pains, and Detox! Epsom Salt for People Epsom is most commonly thought of
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Newsletter – Mid May 2019 Updates – Gardening Zone 7a
We’ve come to the end of another exciting week of gardening, here in mid-May. It’s Mother’s Day as I write
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Eastern Bluebird eats mosquitoes
Birds That Eat Mosquitoes and Bad Garden Bugs
You can create a bird sanctuary for insectivore birds that eat mosquitoes for natural pest control in the garden. While
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