Garden Care

Keep Mosquitos Away from your Garden

Spring and summer bring tons of beautiful changes to the landscape. Nature is in full force during these months, and although it’s wonderful, it does mean the return of one creature nobody enjoys: mosquitos. Mosquitos are notoriously pesky. Still, you can reduce their numbers through one of two strategies: The Chemical Solution or the Natural…

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Plan Now, Plant Later

TED’S TIPS……PLAN NOW FOR A GREAT SUMMER GARDEN! As I sit writing in my office in mid-January it is 29 degrees outside and planting time seems far away. The truth is, however, that in 60 days or so, if spring comes on time, we’ll be sowing pea seeds, setting out lettuce, and planting onion sets.…

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Honey Do’s For March

Honey Do’s For March 1. In The Flowerbed – Now is the time to do some cleaning. Follow that up with planting Pansies and make sure to add compost for best performance. 2. On The Lawn – Rake any left over leaves up. Then apply Crabgrass Preventer plus Fertilizer along with Portrait. 3. In The House – Report existing houseplants in…

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Keep Deer Away from Your Garden!

We know how frustrating it is to spend time and money planning out your garden only to walk outside one day and find that it has become a buffet for Bambi! Deer can really wreak havoc upon your garden if you’re not careful. If you don’t have your yard and garden fenced in like a…

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Designing a Tiered Perennial Garden

Creating a tiered perennial garden is a wonderful investment that you will enjoy year after year, so it is worth taking the time to plan a layout that will optimize your space and allow you to enjoy colorful blooms throughout the spring and summer seasons. For the best result you will need to consider each…

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