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Insecticide Granules Vs. Spray – Which Is Best For Your Lawn & Garden?

Gardening is not one for the soft-hearted, especially when pests start taking over your lawns and destroying all your hard work in creating a beautiful garden. Fortunately, insecticides were formulated. They have been around for decades, killing pests and protecting our yards from massive destruction. With many insecticide products nowadays, we may have difficulty choosing …

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Lime Before Or After Tilling? Which Is Best?

Soil pH is one of the many factors that affect the growth of your plants. Some grasses prefer acidic soil while others thrive in higher pH. You can easily manipulate the soil pH by adding lime. The question is, should you do it before or after tilling? We researched this question and have answers for …

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What Is The Best Garden Cultivator [Inc. Battery, Electric, And Gas]?

Gardens tend to be a lot of work. To start this project, you must prepare your soil to ensure it is suitable for your plants. There’s no better way to do this than using a garden cultivator to achieve a well-aerated, well-mixed soil rich with nutrients. But with several cultivators available on the market, you …

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9 Beautiful Perennial Grasses for Zone 5

With the onset of the pandemic and lockdowns, growing and collecting plants have gone viral. It has undoubtedly sparked our love and search for beautiful plants to adorn our landscapes.  You need to contact the local extension office to find a list of ornamental grass suited for your location. Lucky for you, we have researched …

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How Long for Straw To Break Down In Compost

Composting is one of the most efficient and budget-friendly ways of enriching our garden soils with nutrients. Beginners often have problems determining which items are compostable and which are not. Now you are wondering, how long will it take to break down the straw you put in the compost? The decomposition rate of straw depends …

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12 Drought-Tolerant Plants For Zone 5

Climate change has been truly felt with the tough droughts we experience every year. So, when water is scarce, what better way to adapt than to choose completely low-maintenance plants in our blooming backyards, right? In this post, we have created a list of the plants that you can count on even through a dry …

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