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Invasive Plants You Should NOT Buy

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. You are at the nursery and have found a nice looking… Continue Reading Invasive Plants You Should NOT 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. It is getting… Continue Reading Beer – Slug Trap or Slug Saloon?

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Quick Start for Your Accessible Garden

  Increase Your Hand Strength Use gloves with sticky surface. Build up handle to make it fatter by using bicycle grips, foam, or pipe insulation wrap. Support the wrist with cock-up splints; think about enabling garden tools that are ergonomically… Continue Reading Quick Start for Your Accessible Garden

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Container Gardens – Veggies or Flowers

Container Gardening – Necessity or Not – A great way to grow tasty food. FOR SOME gardeners, growing vegetables in containers is a necessity. City-dwellers make use of rooftops, balconies, alleyways, sidewalks or whatever little space they have available. Gardeners… Continue Reading Container Gardens – Veggies or Flowers

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