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Do Roses Attract Pollinators?

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Roses are arguably the most classic flower of all time and for good reason. They’re gorgeous, they come in numerous different colors, and their romantic element makes them a great addition to just about any garden. What’s more, they’re relatively…

When To Trim Palm Trees?

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Tropical palm trees are a great addition to any home’s decor or yard’s landscape. Palms grow in a variety of sizes and shapes, bringing texture into your room or garden. Lush green, widespread fronds brighten every scene. While these trees…

How to Grow Peonies: The Complete Guide

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Nothing says “summer” quite like a yard full of fluffy, fragrant peonies. With their voluminous and colorful blooms, buds that are beloved by ants, and heady, unmistakable scent, peonies are appreciated by gardeners and plant lovers alike. In this article,…

How To Improve Clay Soil For Lawns

How To Improve Clay Soil For Lawns

If you want to have a healthy lawn worth boasting about for its lushness, vibrant green color, and strong roots, you will need to understand your soil. The soil hiding underneath your yard typically consists of clay, silt, and sand.…

What Is Eating My Petunias?

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Petunias, with their lush blooms, vibrant colors and inviting fragrance, draw attention to themselves – though not always in a good way! A gardener’s delight and fairly easy to maintain, they can become home to uninvited guests! If you grow…

How To Use Geranium in Your Home (7 Options)

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With their bright blossoms and sweet fragrances, geraniums have long been a staple of ornamental gardening. Beyond their visual appeal, geraniums have many versatile benefits that make them a valuable plant for homes and gardens. From home fragrance to cooking…

Should Peonies be Deadheaded?

Should Peonies be Deadheaded?

Peonies are lovely herbaceous plants that bloom for only a short period of time, between late spring and early summer. Towards the end of their blooming period, they’ll start to fade and wither up, and that’s how you’ll know if…

Do Geraniums Attract Bees?

Do Geraniums Attract Bees?

Depending on your position, bees can be welcome guests or bothersome nuisances in your garden. Regardless of which opinion you have, you want to know which flowers will or will not attract bees. In this brief post, I’ll explain the…

My Petunias are Dying, What Do I Do?

My Petunias are Dying, What Do I do

Petunias are very popular among gardeners, and with their beauty, it’s no wonder! However, when petunias start to wither and die, that can be very worrisome. I’ve scoured the internet and have educated myself on this topic in-depth to help…

20 Shrubs That Like Wet Soil And Full Sun

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Various types of landscapes each have their own hurdles when it comes to choosing appropriate plants that will thrive, but one of the most difficult situations to find shrubs for is an area that is open sunlight but that stays…

Geranium Endressii [Care Tips & Pictures]

Geranium Endressii [Care Tips & Pictures]

Introducing the remarkable Geranium Endressii! Among the most diverse plant families in the world, geraniums truly stand out. And within this family, the Geranium Endressii variety takes the spotlight. This hardy geranium boasts a low-growing, sprawling habit. Its dark green…

Why Do Roses Have Thorns?

Why Do Roses Have Thorns

Every rose has a thorn. You’ve heard the phrase a million times, but have you ever wondered why? If you could change one thing about the rose, it would undoubtedly be the sharp protrusions that can catch and poke you.…