How To Kill Weeds Using Vinegar

How To Kill Weeds Using Vinegar
Vinegar when sprayed on plants, drain moisture from leaves and the plant dies. It is an organic and inexpensive way to kill weeds. But beware; it kills every plant that comes in touch with it. Take one gallon white vinegar. You can use the vinegar that we use in kitchen; its concentration is 5%. However... 
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How To Save Time And Make Gardening Easier

How To Save Time And Make Gardening Easier
The best gardening ideas for beginners require you to slow down, proceed methodically and get organized. That may not sound like much fun, but it will be worth it in the long run. The slow-go approach will save money and time. Start with a plan. Measure the area you want to landscape. Create a little... 
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23 Gardening Tips For Colder And Warmer Regions In February

23 Gardening Tips For Colder And Warmer Regions In February
Here are some regional tips for gardening in February. However since February weather is so unpredictable, you’ll have to use some judgement. Warmer regions: watch out for cold snaps and be ready to protect tender plants. Start to rejuvenate annual flower beds; keep watering, unless there are restrictions. Propagate some new plants from cuttings, continue... 
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How To Control Boxwood Shrub Pests

How To Control Boxwood Shrub Pests
Boxwoods are small evergreen shrubs that are commonly seen utilized as hedges and border plants. The most detrimental pest of boxwoods is the boxwood leafminer. Both adults and their larvae cause serious damage to the boxwood foliage in the form of blistering and discoloration. Controlling boxwood leafminer insects begins with selecting a more resistant variety... 
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6 January Gardening Tips For Various Climates

6 January Gardening Tips For Various Climates
Whether you’re staying warm indoors and gardening vicariously or you’re outside getting things in order, here are a few more regional gardening tips to help you get through winter. Rework your garden design. Review last year’s garden journal and start a new one for this year by recording your seed/plant orders. Check your stored bulbs... 
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How To Grow And Care For A Sugar Maple Tree

How To Grow And Care For A Sugar Maple Tree
If you are planting sugar maple trees, select a site in full sun for best results. The tree will also grow in partial sun, with at least four hours of direct, unfiltered sun every day. A sugar maple tree growing in deep, well-drained soil is happiest. The soil should be acidic to slightly alkaline. Once... 
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How To Make Your Fruit Trees Bear Fruit

How To Make Your Fruit Trees Bear Fruit
Many people get frustrated when the fruit trees they plant in their gardens seem to take forever to bear fruit. It can take years for a fruit tree to become established enough to produce flowers, let alone fruit and it can take even longer for the tree to support a true crop. Before you give... 
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