Everything you need to know about gardening

The Secret to Growing a Greener Lawn

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The Secret to Growing a Greener Lawn

Generally speaking, going “green” means spending lots of green…. you know, the dollar kind. Having a GREEN weed free lawn can can cost $300-$500 a year, just for lawn fertilizer and weed killer, alone. #TRUTH I don't want to spend a fortune keeping my lawn looking nice and I also don't like having to keep my kids off the grass for a few days after we have fertilized it. I asked my dad if he had a better solution and he said all you need is this: Continue reading ---> HERE  

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6 Ticks For Organic Gardening

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6 Ticks For Organic Gardening

Organic gardening is the way of growing vegetables and fruits with the use of things only found in nature. Why would one want to indulge in organic gardening?1.One can easily make compost from garden and kitchen waste. Though this is a bit more time-consuming than buying prepared chemical pesticides and fertilizers, it certainly helps to put garbage to good use and so saves the environment.2. Organic farming does not use chemicals that may have an adverse affect on your health. This is especially important when growing vegetables. Chemical companies tell us that the chemicals we use are safe if used...

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The Benefits of Gardening for Kids

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The Benefits of Gardening for Kids

  Apparently, we can see how nature is treated these days. It is a sad thing to know that people do not pay attention so much anymore to the environmental problems. What can we do about this? It's as simple as starting with the children. It is good to see the children's involvement with environment-friendly activities. One such nature-loving activity that children could easily get their hands on is gardening. Why should you consider gardening for your children?Here are the benefits that gardening could easily provide the children with:1. ScienceIn planting, children are indirectly taught the wonders of science like...

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Important things to know when designing a Butterfly Garden

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Important things to know when designing a Butterfly Garden

What is butterfly gardening? Simply put butterfly gardening is the art of growing flowers and plants that will attract these colourful and dainty creatures to your garden. Delight your family and visitors with beautiful butterflies, but be sure to create a safe habitat for them. If you own cats rethink your plans, because it would be a shame to attract these lovely insects to their death.The design your butterfly garden is a matter of personal preference. Typical points to consider are the size of your garden and the types of flowers and plants you want to grow. Pick a style...

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