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How to Water Orchids Correctly

Orchids require very different and more specific care than other plants, and can therefore be confusing. Follow these tips to learn how to water your orchid. Read more

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How to Grow a Herb Garden on Your Windowsill

Want to start growing your own herbs but lack outdoor space? Learn how to make a window herb garden to grow and enjoy your own fresh herbs. Read more

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Native Gardening for Wildlife: Benefits and Tips for Beginners

If you're looking to make a positive impact on your local environment, give native gardening a try. We'll take a look at what it is, and how beneficial it can be. Read more

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How to Get Rid of Poison Ivy Plants: 4 Natural Ways

Poison ivy can be a tough plant to remove and identify. Keep reading to find out how to get rid of poison ivy plants, how to identify them, and how to keep them out of your garden. Read more

As leaves decompose they add nutrients to your compost pile.

How to Compost Leaves: 3 Ways

Learning how to compost leaves is a great way to give your garden an extra boost. Read on for 3 different ways to compost leaves. Read more

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Composting Grass Clippings: Put Garden Waste to Use

Composting your grass clippings is a simple way to eliminate waste, add nutrients to your soil, and properly balance your compost pile for a healthier garden overall. Read on to learn how. Read more

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Homemade Plant Food: Tips for Helping Wilted Plants

In addition to water, good soil, and sunlight, plants also need food. We'll share our homemade plant food recipe and our best tips for how to keep your houseplants healthy. Read more

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10 Plants That Repel Flies Naturally

Not only can botanicals contribute added charm to your garden and home, they can also function as effective fly repellents. Read more