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How to eat dandelion

How to Eat Dandelion: Easy & Delicious Ideas

Dandelions are commonly seen as undesirable weeds, but they have incredible health benefits. We'll show you how to eat dandelion so you can see this plant in a completely different light. Read more

carolina silverbell

Carolina Silverbell: All You Need to Know About This Native Plant

The Carolina silverbell is a tree or shrub that loves moist, mineral-rich soil, and thrives in the mountains. Learn all about this beautiful bell-flowered deciduous tree here. Read more

real vs fake Christmas tree

Real vs Fake Christmas Tree: Which One is More Sustainable?

In terms of real vs. fake Christmas trees, which one is greener (pun intended)? If you're trying to figure out which of the two is the most sustainable option and whether there are any alternatives, then this article is just for you! Read more

plants that repel insects

10 Plants That Repel Insects Naturally

There’s nothing more frustrating than dealing with pesky insects around the home. Instead of using chemical-based insecticides, try these 10 plants that repel insects naturally. Read more

winter vegetables to grow

The Best Vegetables to Grow This Winter

Growing vegetables in winter is easy and delicious. Find out which winter vegetables you can grow, and how to keep your kitchen-garden thriving this winter. Read more

sweet pepperbush

Sweet Pepperbush: Here’s Why You Should Grow This Shrub in Your Garden

Want to add some low-maintenance and beneficial plants to your garden? Stick with native plants like sweet pepperbush! We'll give you some tips on how to care for this flowering shrub. Read more

easy to grow vegetables

The 10 Easiest Vegetables to Grow at Home

Growing your own produce is a very rewarding experience as it shows firsthand just how much work goes into food production. We've compiled a list of easy-to-grow vegetables so you can try it out yourself. Read more

how to grow ginseng

How to Grow Ginseng at Home: Step-by-Step Guide

Ginseng is easy to grow at home and for thousands of years, it has been prized for its therapeutic properties. We'll show you how to grow ginseng at home. Read more