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Tips and ideas to plant and grow your own food to get fresh vegetables and fruit from your backyard for self-sufficient living.

16 Potting Bench Plans To Make Gardening Work Easy

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Potting bench is going to add luxury to your gardening experience with these free plans; moreover, it is an essential technique to make sure everything extra within the garden space remains organized. Important gardening items like empty pots, soil pots, gardening tools, fertilizers and related supplies can be kept at …

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15 Low Maintenance Plants That Require Little Gardening Work

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Low maintenance landscaping allows you to have a beautiful yard without putting in hours of hard work each week. By using low maintenance plants you can design a low maintenance garden that will provide your landscape with beauty and function for years to come. Related articles: Low light house plants …

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7 Effective Natural Tick Repellents You Can Make at Home

Natural Tick Repellent

Summer is here and so are blood-sucking, disease-carrying ticks. There are several chemicals options on the market that are effective at getting rid of ticks, but if you don’t want to use chemical tick spray to get rid of these yard and garden pests, use some of these recipes to …

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10 Edible Weeds That Have Rich Taste and Nutritious Value

edible weeds for food

Most home owners and gardeners spend hours every summer killing weeds in their lawn and garden. They don over-the- shoulder canisters filled with chemicals, a mask and gloves every Saturday and head outdoors to do battle with their green enemies. But as those who fight this summertime battle already know, …

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16 Lovely Diy Hanging Planter You Can Make Easily

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Let’s cut the long story short, while making it a masterpiece filled with information and tactics, here are 16 lovely diy hanging planters for vertical gardening. 1- Ice Cream Cone Planter Get your hands on any waffle mold that is not being used anymore, fill it with modeling clay, and let it …

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7 Free Vegetable Garden Planner Software For Better Gardening

vegetable garden planner

If you would like to grow your own fresh vegetables, but don’t know where to start, these 7 vegetable garden planner software sites will help you from plowing to harvesting. The free garden planning advice given for home vegetable gardens on these software sites is invaluable to both novice and …

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Small Space Gardening – 20 Clever Ideas to Grow in a Limited Space

small space gardening

Urban gardeners have to face quite a few challenges in order to nurture their love for greenery around them, and one of the biggest is shortage of space. Well, it’s about time to smile if you are interested in urban gardening, because we bring you these 20 Clever Ideas to …

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10 Tropical House Plants Any One Can Grow Indoors

tropical houseplant

Avid gardeners love being outside, getting their hands in the soil and watching young seedlings sprout to maturity.  For many of us however, the season is too short or we live in apartments and condos where outdoor gardening space is limited.  Indoor house plants are the next best thing.  They …

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10+ Effective Homemade Fly Traps to Deal with Fruit Fly Infestation

homemade fruit fly trap

Fruit flies (also known as Vinegar Flies) are common in households. Generally harmless, a fruit fly infestation is pretty disgusting, and for great reason. They use ripening and softening food (mostly fruit) to lay their eggs in, where the young larvae (they look like little white worms) crawl through the …

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7 Natural Homemade Pesticides To Keep Garden Pests at Bay

homemade pesticide

No matter how much time we spend in the garden doing battle with unwanted pests, we will never win the war.  There is no such thing as a perfect pest free garden. What we all have to do is learn the best way for pest management through the use of …

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