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GO BATS IN MY GARDEN!

  Why I Want to Have Bats in My Garden These oft-misunderstood creatures need help, especially from gardeners. Here's why you should give them a helping hand Let’s dispel a few myths right off the bat: these mammals—not “flying rodents,” as they’re sometimes called—are not blind and, in fact, have excellent sight, but rely on echolocation (the use...
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10 Resolutions for your Garden This Year

Resolutions It is a well-worn trend to start any new year with resolutions: things we want to do, should do, and even some bad habits we want to break... It is all for the sake of improvement. For the home landscape, we can make and carry out resolutions to improve our yards and gardens. Here are ten resolutions...
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Mosquito Repellent Plants!

NATURAL WAYS TO REPELL MOSQUITOS FROM YOUR OUTDOOR LIVING SPACE Whether you're busy weeding or lounging in the garden, nothing disturbs the calm serenity faster than a pesky mosquito buzzing around your head.  You can always cover up long sleeves and a hat or apply chemical laden insect repellant, but there is another way!  Have you...
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