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Squirrel Control in Your Garden

Squirrel Control in Your Garden With a fondness for fresh fruits, vegetables, and flowers, the common gray squirrel has long spelled trouble for home gardeners. From Maine to Montana, these wily creatures yank geraniums from window boxes, pluck cherry tomatoes from their vines, and strip apple trees like professional pickers. Though their foraging forays can happen...
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Invasive Weeds In Garden part 1

Invasive Weeds In Garden? This is the first part in a series of tips to control Invasive Weeds in your Garden.  This article will feature Bindweed and Creeping Charlie as they are very common in this part of Pennsylvania. What is Creeping Charlie?creepingcharlie This aggressive weed likes moist, shaded...
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Small Garden Ideas

Small Garden Ideas A small garden space doesn't mean you can't have the garden you want. Here are our favorite ideas for small garden ideas, including small patio garden ideas, to help you maximize your space! Create an Outdoor Room Turn a tiny patio into a gorgeous outdoor room by adding a freestanding pergola.  The pergola creates a...
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Attracting Wildlife With Native Plants

Attracting Wildlife With Native Plants Native plants are an important addition to any wildlife garden. They are well adapted to survive in a particular geographic area according to the climate, soils, rainfall and availability of pollinators and seed dispersers. Because they are indigenous to a specific region, native plants usually require less maintenance and are welcomed by...
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