Gardening

Growing annuals. Five easy to grow annual flowers to plant in your garden. Growing annuals. Five easy to grow annual flowers to plant in your garden.

Annuals are a great addition to any garden. There are many varieties to choose from and many are easy to grow. Annuals flower all summer long, many until frost. Here are five of the most popular, long blooming annuals. Geraniums Technically a Pelargonium, geraniums are hugely popular in gardens. They are very easy to grow,…

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Unique bird feeders for every bird watcher. Find bird feeders for all types of birds, and even feeders that will keep the squirrels out! Unique bird feeders for every bird watcher. Find bird feeders for all types of birds, and even feeders that will keep the squirrels out!

I love attracting birds to my yard. Where we live we have lots of gold finches and hummingbirds that visit us in the summer time, as well as wrens and doves. They are really fun to watch, and I love setting out bird feeders for them. There are so many unique bird feeders to choose…

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Are gnats bothering your houseplants? Easily rid your plants of them with these easy tips from our readers. Are gnats bothering your houseplants? Easily rid your plants of them with these easy tips from our readers.

Does any one know how to get rid of gnats in house plants? They are mostly in my small ones like ivy and herbs and there are lots of them. Tip #1: Put out small containers of cider vinegar. The gnats are attracted to the vinegar & drown in it. Hope this helps. Tip #2:…

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Geranium care. Tips on planting, growing, and caring for geraniums in pots or containers. Geranium care. Tips on planting, growing, and caring for geraniums in pots or containers.

All over the country, geraniums flaunt their red and scarlet, rose, pink, and white blooms with a gay abandon that few other plants can rival. In boxes on city fire escapes and rooftops, in window boxes on suburban and country houses, in tubs and pots on terraces and patios, and in hanging baskets of the…

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Easy DIY tips for making homemade plant food to fertilize your hanging flower baskets and keep them blooming all summer long. Easy DIY tips for making homemade plant food to fertilize your hanging flower baskets and keep them blooming all summer long.

When you invest a lot of money in hanging flower baskets for your porch or patio, it’s important to know just how to fertilize hanging flower baskets. I love making my own products for taking care of my plants and flower gardens. There are a number of kinds of┬áhomemade plant food you can make, most…

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