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Cedar mulch pros and cons (I didn’t realise this)

Using cedar mulch in gardens is a great way to keep the plants, flowers and trees healthy. There are many benefits of using this type of mulching material, but there are also some downsides that you should be aware of before putting it down in your garden.
Deer Resistant

Deer Resistant Shrubs: Garden Guide

If you are looking for some deer-resistant shrubs to add to your garden, you have come to the right place. When you think of garden pests, one of the first things that spring to mind is insects that aren't visible but nonetheless leave their mark on some of your favorite flowers, veggies, plants, and bushes.
Orchids

Flowers that start with the letter O

If you are looking for flowers that start with the letter O, there are many options to choose from. You can choose from a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes. Whether you are looking for a plant for your garden…

Night Phlox

Flowers that start with the letter N

There are many beautiful flowers in the world, but did you know that there are also some amazing flowers out there that start with the letter n? In this article, we will explore some of these amazing flowers and learn…

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10 Ugly trees

Seeding your lawn isn't always as straightforward as you think, however, it certainly isn't rocket science. Grass seed is a living thing that should be given the same level of care as you would any other plant or shrub in your yard. So if you're wondering if grass seed will germinate on top of the soil have a read of this article and I'll give you all the answers you need:
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How to get rid of black fly on broad beans

Blackfly also referred to as bean aphid, and beet leaf aphid are small, black sap-sucking insects that are often found in gardens. The adults are about 1-2mm in size and have a pointed head and thorax. They also have wings, which they use to fly from plant to plant.
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How To Get Your Snake Plant To Bloom?

Snake plants are one of the most popular houseplants in the world, belonging to the Lily family. They're easy to cultivate and have tough leaves that are almost indestructible. Snake plants can reach heights of up to 8 feet tall with a minimum length of 6 inches. Close to 70 different species of snake plants may be found across the world.
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What Do Ladybugs Eat?

Ladybugs are quite popular among garden insects. These red small round insects are also known as Lady Beetles or Ladybird Beetles. Though the red species is the most common, ladybugs can also be of different colors like yellow, orange, and black.
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Low-Growing Perennials for Sun: Borders, Pathways, and Filling in Gaps

Low-growing perennials are a great way to fill in spaces in your garden, create borders around flower beds or walkways, and add colour and life to any landscape. These perennial plants are typically easy to care for, and many of them grow quickly, making them a perfect choice for busy homeowners or those who don't have a lot of time to spend on gardening.
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The Best Tall Outdoor Potted Plants for Privacy

Do you need some privacy in your garden? Are you looking for tall outdoor plants that will provide some shade and seclusion? If so, then you have come to the right place! Tall plants may be used to create screening in your garden, which is one of the most effective approaches to give your yard structure and seclusion. Screens will grow quickly and provide you with additional protection from intruders while also giving you much-needed seclusion, which is probably the most frequent reason for planting plants for screening.