Tips & Tricks to Use Fallen Leaves as Mulch

If you want to save money when it comes to gardening, using fallen leaves as mulch would be your best option. This has always been a great idea, but there are also some warnings you should know about. We all know that mulch helps with regulating the soil temperature. It keeps hot summer sun from heating the soil too much …

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5 Clever Tricks to Protect Plants from Frost

As gardeners, we know what needs to be done when the weather gets cooler. Thus, it is that time of the year when we need to protect our plants from frost. Especially because frost can be deadly and because freezing temperatures cripple the crops we have been working really hard on. Of course, there is no rush to just go …

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7 Budget-Friendly Rock Garden Ideas for Small Spaces

Do you have a small space as a garden that you just can’t figure it out how to design it? Or you don’t know how to handle those tiny patches of grass? Well, personally, I was in the same situation until I decided I should bring a landscape to life. And for this, there is one simple solution that is …

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5 Arbor Ideas For Shade In Your Backyard

We all love to spend time outside, especially we love to lay back in our own backyard. And the time has come to get lazy, the summer is here. However, the sun can get a little overbearing sometimes. Hence, it generates quite an intense heat and a harmful radiation that most of us would like to avoid. But if you …

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5 Handy Tricks to Make Fresh-Cut Flowers Last Longer

There is nothing more wonderful than receiving a beautiful bouquet of flowers. However, the next part is not so much wonderful, though. You know what I mean, the part when you have to clean out the moldy, smelly vase a week later. That’s right, the flowers don’t last that long and the vase gets musty. Thus, if you want your …

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5 DIY Decorative Ideas to Show Off Bathroom Plants

We all know how beneficial are the indoor plants. They are such a lovely visual addition to space that they are creating softness and are adding color in every room. Also, they are perfect to clean the toxins from the air. However, some plants are just harder to maintain. Thus, I would recommend placing them in your bathroom. It would …

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How to Make Leaf Mold to Enhance Soil Structure

You must look in your garden and see those fallen autumn leaves. You might also think they are such a nuisance and want to get rid of them immediately. However, I would suggest you don’t do it. Instead, think of them as an investment because they can be a free amendment for your garden soil. That’s right, you can turn …

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6 All-Natural Solutions to Banish Slugs from your Garden

If you have a garden that you work really hard on, you won’t be able to handle the insects that come to ruin it. Thus, if you’re like me, you definitely want to get rid of slugs and snails when they show up. Furthermore, I admit, it wasn’t easy to do this, though. It can be a really difficult challenge. …

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4 Ways to Get Rid of Grub Worms

Grub worms are just beetles larvae and hence the biggest threat, destroying lawns. The worst time for us would be in August when these lawn grub worms start to surface, destroying mostly the roots. However, as we all know, the best solution sometimes is just preventing these little root eating worms from spreading further and damaging your grass. Keep reading …

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DIY Fungicide Spray To Prevent Peach Leaf Curl

One of the most common diseases of peach and nectarine cultivars is peach leaf curl. This is a fungal disease that will affect the aspect of these fruit trees, starting from blossoms and fruit going further to leaves. Thus, it is very important to treat it right away, to get the most nutritious peaches. So, keep on reading and check …

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