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How to Grow a Plant From a Cutting

Transforming your garden or indoor plant collection is the best way to kick-start the new spring season, and now is the time to do it. Before …

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How to Plant a Tree - Farm and Garden

Trees play a vital role in providing habitat, beauty and utility in our surroundings. Deciduous trees disrupt the wind and shade our homes from the …

Gardening

How To Grow Rosemary And Other Plants For Free

Not everyone has the finances to grow numerous plants or even form their own garden. However, you don’t have to throw enormous sums of money to grow …

The Total Guide To Growing, Harvesting & Using Lavender

Lavender is a beautiful perennial evergreen plant that hails from southern Europe and the mountain regions located on the western border of the …

10 Amazing Ways To Use & How to Use Hydrogen Peroxide In The Garden

<b>What is Hydrogen Peroxide and How Does it Work?</b><p>Hydrogen peroxide is colorless liquid with a chemical formula H2O2. The formula itself, tells us that, …

This Is The Best Natural Painkiller Plant That You Can Find In Your Backyard!

Regardless of its causes, physical pain can be excruciating sometimes. Most of us rely on painkillers for a quick relief from acute or chronic pain. …

Here Is How To Prune Your Tomatoes For A Harvest Galore

It is tomato season and you need to pay good attention to your tomato plants! What they need is timely pruning and topping.<p><b>Here are 3 reasons to</b> …

Propagating succulents? You can do it three ways

Succulents are the most satisfying plants in my garden. In San Diego County, there are very few varieties we can’t grow, and every trip to the …

Plant propagation made easy

As much as I love shopping for plants in the nursery, I also love to “make” my own plants. Many common garden plants are not difficult to propagate, …

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Choose the Right Type of Stems<p>Select stems from the bay tree that are firm and pliable. The wood should be green and bend with a little resistance. This is known as softwood and is good for propagating bay trees. Make three or four cuttings that are 8 inches long from several stems of the tree. …

Here's how to properly plant a fruit tree in clay soil

<b>Question:</b> I just read an article about planting trees. We will be planting a fruit tree soon. The soil in our yard is orange clay. Should we replace …

WHOA: Jessica Williams is leaving “The Daily Show”

Jessica Williams, <i>The Daily Show</i>’s youngest correspondent ever, has some big news: Tomorrow night’s show will be her last.<p><b>“I feel so many emotions,”</b> …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

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Gardening: Leaves are nature’s nutrient-rich mulch

Autumn leaves are Mother Nature’s way of returning nutrients to the soil that trees and shrubs extract throughout the growing season. Sadly, too many …

Gardens: how to plant trees

No field of domestic endeavour is so wrapped up in fuzzy nostalgia as gardening. But, as a botanist, I often wonder whether our unquestioning devotion to the “tried and tested” methods of our grandparents may be hampering our success. Despite frequently being doled out as gospel, many of the most …

Gardening

How to Start Mulch Gardening in Your Yard

Want a healthier garden ... with little effort? Start by returning it to a natural state. Mulch gardening is a soil-layering method that mimics a forest floor. It creates nutrient-dense soil that nourishes plants, controls weeds, and offers long-term results. In this article, I’ll get you started …

Everything You Need to Know About Growing Thyme

At first glance, this may look like rosemary, but this is actually a variety of French thyme, grown in zone four. This particular plant has been …

How to Grow Herb Microgreens and Other Plants