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Do Leaf Miners Live In Soil? [Where Do They Come From?]

If you have a garden, you have likely dealt with leaf miners. You may be fighting a losing battle against the little pests, leading you to wonder where they come from. Do leaf miners live in the soil? We have experienced the same problem in our gardens and set out to find a solution. See …

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Should You Remove Leaves With Leaf Miners?

If you notice leaf miners on your plants, you may not be sure what to do. Do you leave them alone or remove the leaves with leaf miners? We had the same problem and set out to find the best solution. Below, we have outlined findings from top-rated sources.  Removing leaves with leaf miners is …

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Should You Glue Retaining Wall Blocks?

Are you preparing to build your first retaining wall? If so, you have probably gotten mixed answers on whether or not you need adhesive between the blocks. Look no further because we have done the research and outlined our findings below.  Depending on the type of blocks you are using for your retaining wall, you …

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Can You Build A Retaining Wall On Concrete? [Plus How-To Tips]

Are you considering building a retaining wall for your landscape? Do you already have a concrete slab in place? If so, you are likely wondering if you can use the slab as a base for your retaining wall. We did some digging and found the best answer to this question. See our findings below.  While …

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What Soil Is Best For Maple Trees?

Are you ready to plant your first maple tree? Perhaps you have a maple tree, and it’s just not growing as expected. Different plants and trees require different types of soil and growing conditions. We came across the same problem and set out to discover what soil is best for maple trees. Discover our findings …

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How Big Does A Weeping Fig Grow? How Fast?

Gardening techniques differ from plant to plant. Therefore, even if you are an experienced gardener who has never grown a weeping fig tree before, you will need some basic information before getting started. One of the most popular questions is how big weeping figs grow. After diligent research, we’ve outlined the answer below.  The Ficus …

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Do Crabapple Trees Have Invasive Roots?

Spring is almost over, and we’re moving into summer. Trees are in bloom, and you may be deciding to plant some of your own. Crabapple trees, in particular, have beautiful blooms. However, before planting them in your yard, you probably have some questions and concerns. One popular question we encounter is whether or not crabapple …

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