Category Archives: Gardening

Pest Control for Landscaping

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Landscaping Pest Control Pest control forms an extremely important part of any landscaping project. This is because pests are bound to be attracted to this natural habitat you have created where they can get plenty of foliage, damp soil and a peaceful breeding atmosphere. Discussed below are a few ways to take control over certain pests ...

Lighting for Indoor Vegetable Gardening

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 Artificial lighting are needed whenever you decide to grow vegetables indoor where the lights that you used should be able to supply the growing plants at least with 14 to 16 hours of light per day. It is proven that the most effective artificial lighting is the fluorescent lights. Apart from lights, other factors that ...

How to Design an English Garden

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 In order to design an English Garden concept, the design itself needs to look a little bit like the garden is grown in England. Although, a simple type of English garden are suitable with any types or house design. Some of the style, which is common to English Garden includes gracious curves, lush green lawns, ...

How to Design an Herb Garden

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 The design of an Herb Garden mainly depends on the requirements set by the owner or its designers, plus also the main purpose of having the Herb Garden in the first place. For a limited area, you can simply design an informal Herb Garden with vegetables, other flowering plants, or even with various types of ...

How to Grow a Depression Garden

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As much as this may sound ridiculous or funny, the depression garden was once a reality and an important fact in people's life. Today, this type of garden is done merely out of one's love for gardening. Gardening is a hobby that is dear to many people. Everything is done accordingly so that the plant ...

Insects on Dwarf Navel Citrus Trees

Baby Oranges

Gardening is a hobby that is dear to many people. Everything is done accordingly so that the plant will not suffer after it has been planted. It will only make you frustrated to see your plants in your backyard or garden die just after few days after being planted. It may happen to other people, ...

Houseplant Water Disease

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Gardening is a hobby that is dear to many people. Gardeners take a long time before planting to analyze the soil, the temperature and the weather. Everything is done accordingly so that the plant will not suffer after it has been planted. For those who enjoy the process of gardening and have a special love ...

How to Kill Yard Moss Naturally

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Moss will likely grow in your lawn where there are bare areas with poor drainage, excessive shades, diseases and grass varieties, which are not suitable. Compared to other areas with healthy grass, it is not a good sight to be looked at, but you can remove moss problem by using chemicals such as ferrous ammonium ...

Sage Herb Information

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Herbs have played a central role in the culinary world. They provide enhanced taste and are a great way to season foods. Herb gardens can be as small as a potted container to a 4 by 6 feet patch in your garden. Herbs are grown not just for their use in cooking but also for ...

Reasons for Clover in a Seed Mixture

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You will most likely see a white clover inside the seed mixture ingredients for your lawn or pasture. Although clover may be a part of your grassy lawn, it is technically a legume plant. It might seem strange to see the clover as the addition to the seed mixture; however it plays an important role ...

DIY Garden Hotbeds

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Cold frame is a transparent-roofed enclosure that is built into the ground and is used to protect plants from cold weather. The function of building hotbeds in your garden is to provide heat for the plants in cold temperatures. These hotbeds will allow you to plant seedlings outside your house when the weather is still ...

Alfalfa Seed Types

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In the United States, farms grow alfalfa to use as hay for cattle and other livestock food. Alfalfa is a common forage crop that provides the livestock with the nutrition they need to thrive and grow. There are many types of alfalfa varieties offered by United States seed companies. Farmers and scientists have worked hard ...

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