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Lawn and Gardening tips for the weekend warrior. Grow your own vegetables, fight off pesky weeds and more.

Plant Creepers Can Be A Thing Of Beauty
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If you have ever owned a plant like mint, you will have probably noticed plant creepers that have formed from the main body of the plant and have tried to grow from its pot or place in the garden. These plant creepers are a part of the plant's natural reproductive phase, an ability that allows Read More...

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There is more to the care of indoor and outdoor plants than simply pruning, watering and tending to them. Investing in a plant encyclopedia gives you an invaluable resource that will ensure that you have the knowledge you need to keep many different types of plants alive, ranging from medicinal herbs, common flowers and rare Read More...

Benefits of Hydroponic Gardening
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Hydroponic gardening is a growing technique that uses water instead of soil to grow plants. The most famous example of hydroponic gardening is the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Built by King Nebuchadnezzar II for his wife, who didn't much care for the stark desert landscape of Babylon, the gardens contained every plant known to the Read More...

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Any garden can be spruced, regardless of its terrain, shape or size by adding some landscaping plants or trees. Planting shrubs and flowers along a garden path or around a tree won't necessarily score you huge landscaping points. There are right and wrong plants for your garden, and you will have to learn the difference Read More...

Types of Mosquitos
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There are more than 3,500 types of mosquitoes that have been identified in areas around the world. Most of them are readily identified in specific areas. The majority of them aren’t anything but annoying but they are about 40 species that are known to be linked to Malaria. There are hundreds of types of mosquitoes Read More...

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More and more people are getting into growing their own fresh fruits and vegetables by planting a home garden. Many are enjoying their fresh garden produce during the growing season and are also preserving it for later use by freezing and canning. Even those who were not previously interested in gardening have become motivated to Read More...

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When it comes to gardening plants, there are too many to name. Gardening plants can refer to flowers, shrubs, herbs, vegetables, fruits, and many more. There are also gardening plants that are in season at different times of the year, some in fall and winter, others in spring and summer. Whatever type of gardening you Read More...

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Although there area a great variety of brand names for weed killers, the actual number of active chemicals used to produce these products is about 5. Most of these can be classified as a broad leaf herbicide, meaning that is will kill off plants that have a larger than average foliage component. Normally this would Read More...

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You don't need to have your own backyard or even a bag of potting soil to begin growing your own vegetables, herbs or fruits when you invest in a Hydroponic system. No experience is necessary. Hydroponics is an amazing method of growing plants in water using plant nutrients and grow medium, with no need for Read More...

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The aloe vera plant is a multi-purpose medicinal herb common to many households across the world. Unlike some species of plants, the aloe vera plant no longer grows in the wild. It is currently only known to live in captivity or cultivated by farmers for commercial use. This alone makes the aloe vera unique compared Read More...

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Hydroponics has evolved as a tremendously successful breakthrough for plant growers, who can cultivate food, grain, fruits, plants, and flowers with much more ease and much less expense! http://gty.im/200557648-001 The term Hydroponics comes from the Greek language, where hydro means water and ponos means labor. Researchers that plants take in the essential mineral nutrients for Read More...

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Follow these gardening tips to fight summer fungus in your garden: Pruning plays an important role in the garden maintenance. If you commit any mistake while pruning, don’t lose your heart because it’s like a bad haircut, it is going to grow again. Avoid watering in the evening  - During summer, you may experience high humidity Read More...

Protect Your Plants From Bugs
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Do you know why insects are loathed around the world? It is because they are fast, creepy, obnoxious little creatures. Though some insects have benefits for humans in one way or the other, many cause damage to your furniture; clothes or even to plants. Nevertheless, with suitable termite control, you can wash your hands off Read More...

Go Honda When Reliability Counts
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Honda is a very popular manufacturer in the world of lawn mowers. They offer plenty of power, various models, and an excellent price so you can keep your yard looking fabulous. Honda is said to be one of the best values out there when it comes to getting the full package deal with any lawn Read More...

Ants Taking Over
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Fire ants come in many sizes, and there are quite a few of these species that are know for being mean. They are going to fight for their survival and they may bite because they feel threatened. It is part of how they are able to survive in their natural environment. If these types of ants are Read More...