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

Desert Landscaping For Dry Acrid Areas
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If you live in a dry and arid climate then your desert landscaping is going to take a little more planning than some other parts of the country. desert landscaping will have to work with a plan that includes only plants and trees that can survive with much less water than some other plants. There Read More...

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The life cycle of the bean plant is important for those who are interested in sprouting or harvesting beans for consumption. As beans are a low-cost food source, many people who are interested in healthy living have invested time and effort in the growing of beans.   The best way to get a full view Read More...

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If you have a garden of any size, you probably do not look forward to pulling the inevitable yearly crop of weeds. Not only are they unsightly, but weeds leach valuable nutrients from your desirable landscape plants. Out of sheer frustration, you may be tempted to exterminate them with a commercial herbicide. However, your conscience Read More...

Bean Plant Growth
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If you are planning a garden, knowing the full cycle of bean plant growth can enable you to maximize the bean growing season, optimizing the amount of crop you get for the effort that you put in. All types of beans, ranging from the common snap pea to soy beans, are a healthy addition to Read More...

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Vegetable gardening has lately become just as popular as going to the grocery store fore produce. Vegetable gardening can produce vegetable that are usually cheaper than store bought, and vegetables from a home vegetable garden definitely taste better by far. Vegetable gardening is no different than growing herbs or flowers and if the proper steps Read More...

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Many gardeners are beginning to switch to Hydroponics gardening for many different reasons. These types of gardens are small and can easily be grown inside and are perfect for most vegetables, especially the red tomato. Also the equipment required for Hydroponics gardening is not expensive and they are relatively easy to manage. Hydroponics gardening is Read More...

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The scientific name for Tiger Mosquitos is Aedes Albopictus but it gets the more familiar name due to the color and design of it. This is a very large type of mosquito that has black and white stripes on its body. Most Tiger Mosquitoes are found in Asia but some have also been discovered in areas Read More...