Category Archives for "Gardening"

How to Get Rid of Aphids

So, you have aphids in your landscape. You are looking for some effective ways to get rid of those tiny insects. Aphids are a common problem. You normally notice them in the tender age of your plants. If you do not eliminate them, they can cause severe damages to your plants. We are discussing aphids […]

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The Ultimate Rutabagas Guide

Rutabagas, which are also sometimes referred to as Swedes, are believed to have originated during the 1660s since they grew wild in Russia and Scandinavia. Its cultivation and use spread to France and England and soon after was found in many other parts of Europe. By the 1880s, rutabagas were also being cultivated in North […]

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When To Dethatch Your Lawn

Over time, little bits and portions of grass die and accumulate directly above the soil. This is known as thatch. A little bit of roofing can be beneficial. It is a form of organic material that is damaged down by microbes in the soil. But sometimes, thatch builds up too quickly for natural approaches to […]

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