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Horse Tail: The Weed of Nightmares
9 Mar 2018 at 8:55am
Given the nature of this plant; if left unchecked in your garden and in the extreme it will destroy your house. As I write this, it is early March and Horse Tail is deep down in the ground abiding its time to burst forth and plague you one more time.

The Upsides of Raised Beds for Your Garden
5 Mar 2018 at 10:12am
Raised bed gardening is not a fundamentally new concept. In fact, it has been around for quite some time, as gardeners have discovered the convenience and options it provides. Modern gardens are filled with this feature, and many people are now focusing their landscape design on raised beds.

Gardeners Rejoice! Spring Is Right Around the Corner
26 Feb 2018 at 9:33pm
Although the winter has been mild this year, there's nothing like spring (which officially begins March 20), to kick off the planting season. Keep Weeds in Check: Just about everything grows in spring-including weeds. You might already see weeds starting to invade your garden, especially after a rain.

The How-To Of Rhubarb
26 Feb 2018 at 9:53am
Rhubarb: History: It is not clear where or what is the origin of Rhubarb. There are mentions of Rhubarb in China going back to 2,700 BC, however Rhubarb was also found on the banks of the Volga. Whatever Rhubarb's source; the plant was used during the times of plague being a most potent drug with purgative qualities.

Things To Keep In Mind Before Palm Tree Removal
23 Feb 2018 at 2:17pm
Palm tree removal is something that needs proper planning and execution to ensure that everything goes smoothly. Palm tree removal is not a small task and should not be tried by inexperienced people at all. It's a wise step to hire professional palm tree removal services.

How to Keep Potted Plants Safe in Winter
21 Feb 2018 at 11:00am
If you are an avid gardener, you know well enough that growing plants in containers is a tough job. Even more so is when winter comes around and you need to invest effort in keeping plants safe.

When Should You Trim Your Trees and Shrubs?
13 Feb 2018 at 2:21pm
Summer is often considered as the best time to trim your trees. Tree trimming is an amazing way to make sure that your trees stay in an excellent and healthy condition. To make sure that the trees in your yard increase the value of your property, hire an expert arborist to do the job for you.

Top Tips For Tree Care And Cutting
9 Feb 2018 at 9:58am
Proper tree care and cutting its extended branches is quite crucial to maintain its health. However, tree maintenance work or tree cutting is not an easy task. In fact it's quite dangerous to perform, so hire professional help to do the job for you.

Ways to Be a Great Gardener
24 Jan 2018 at 8:12am
Every Gardener knows how important it is to take time to reflect on ways in which you can improve the performance. Gardeners are observant people and as such, they can scrutinize, monitor, and take different signals from the plants so as to make a determination on whether the plants are the way they need to be.

Tips for Preparing Your Garden for Winter
12 Jan 2018 at 3:07pm
Winter is an important time to maintain your garden's health and assure yourself a good crop for next year. You may think that might take too long to prepare your garden, but the truth is that it takes less than one day to prepare your garden for the upcoming winter.

The Benefits of Smartweed
26 Dec 2017 at 10:15am
Over the years, the scientists globally have been in the pursuit to find medicinal plants to cure illnesses and discover effective drugs to sustain mankind. Towards that end, many realized the importance of smartweed, botanically known as polygonum hydropiperoides. For long, it was known for its hot, peppery flavor and still find its place in many homes across Eurasia and America.

Algae Control for Ponds
26 Dec 2017 at 9:57am
Due to the very nature of algae, you find it in most bodies of water body which in fact, is a good sign that suggests good health of a pond. But, when the amount reaches unsustainable levels, you need to take action. If algae get out of control, it makes the pond water murky and clogs filters and pumps.

Growing Water Lilies And Water Lily Care
26 Dec 2017 at 9:55am
Since time immemorial, water lilies have captivated humans' attention towards its enchanting beauty. The plant has been gorgeously immortalized in religion and art. Majestic palaces and gardens were once its home, but today it found its place even in your home garden.

How to Save Money When Looking After the Garden
13 Dec 2017 at 10:10am
As most other outdoor activities, gardening is a pleasant and relaxing occupation. What's more, it is rewarding to observe the beautiful green spot you created on your own. However, it would be right to assume that gardening is not a cheap hobby. It consumes a lot of time as well. If you want to find out more affordable and faster alternatives to a beautiful yard, continue reading. You will discover that correctly planning your lawn can be as healthy as never before. In the same time, you will be able to avoid unnecessary spending.

How Arborists Can Help You To Maintain Your Garden
7 Dec 2017 at 10:08am
Hiring an arborist to trim, prune, or remove an unwanted tree is no doubt a smart decision to make. An expert arborist will not only make your easy, but it also allows you to save money on the long-term. Still not impressed? Read this article to know the reasons why you should hire an arborist.

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