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Seed Images – Drawings of hundreds of seeds.

Printable Seed Drawings – 30 pages The following drawings were published in 1937. Most seeds can be identified using these images. They are not only accurate but beautiful and may be used for teaching, crafting or classroom projects. Click here… Continue Reading Seed Images – Drawings of hundreds of seeds.

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List of 10 Plants You Should Never Buy

 Goutweed (Aegopodium podagraria)  Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis)    Chameleon Plant (Houttuynia cordata)  Ribbon Grass (Phalaris arundinacea) Periwinkle (Vinca minor) Mint (Metha species)  Sedum acre  Lyme Grass (Leymus arenarius)  Running Bamboo  Bell Flower (Campanula punctata)  References: 1) Goutweed (Aegopodium podagraria) Photo: Funki Sock… Continue Reading List of 10 Plants You Should Never Buy

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FERTILIZERS 101- by Pam Sinclair

Pam Sinclair is a certified professional horticulturalist. A gardening coach, writer, and designer. Pam has a degree in architecture for the University of Washington and a degree in Ornamental Horticulture and Landscape Design from Edmonds Community College. She has a… Continue Reading FERTILIZERS 101- by Pam Sinclair

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Beer – Slug Trap or Slug Saloon?

How to Get Rid of Slugs with Beer By Robert Pavlis on June 2, 2014    We want to thank Robert Pavlis for permission to use this article. Visit his blog http://www.gardenmyths.com/ for more interesting and humorous posts. I hope you… Continue Reading Beer – Slug Trap or Slug Saloon?

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Is Dirt the new Prozac?

Even if you don’t love gardening, digging in the dirt may be good for your health — and it has nothing to do with a love of nature or the wonder of watching things grow. The secret may be in the dirt itself:… Continue Reading Is Dirt the new Prozac?

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